BioM Biotech Cluster Development GmbH places much emphasis on protecting your privacy and compliance with data protection regulations. Of course, we comply with the legal provisions of the Data Protection Act (BDSG), the German Telemedia Law (TMG) and other data security regulations.

The subject of data protection is personal data. According to Art. 3 para. 1 BDSG, these are individual details of personal or factual circumstances of a particular or determinable natural person. These include your name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number or IP address.


Whenever a page is viewed, the following data are stored: date and time of viewing, the page viewed or the name of the retrieved file, the transmitted data volume and a report on whether the access/call was successful. Your IP address is stored anonymously (the final octet is set on 0). These data can be used for statistical purposes, their allocation to natural persons is not possible.


This Website uses Piwik, an open-source solution for web analysis. Piwik uses the “cookies” already specified above for preparing a statistical analysis of the use of the website. The data are stored in anonymised form on a German server of the provider. The IP address is anonymised prior to being stored and cannot be used for the identification of individual persons.

There is no linking of the data stored by Piwik with other data sources or any passing on to third parties.

You may prevent the installation of the cookies with the appropriate settings in your browser software. However, please note that in this case you may not be able to fully use all functions of this Website.

Contact and Newsletter

To contact us or register for the newsletter, we need your e-mail address and any other details. We use this information internally and do not pass it on to third parties. The transmission of this information is encrypted using https protocol.


We use cookies for data collection and storage. Cookies are small data packages which your browser saves in your terminal at our request. Two types of cookies are used. Temporary cookies are automatically deleted by closing your browser (session cookies). On the other hand, permanent cookies have a lifetime of up to one month. This type of cookies helps recognizing them again when returning after leaving the site. The "Stay logged in" function uses such, for example. You can refuse to accept cookies in the browser settings.

Data from generally accessible sources

The "Company Database" service contains data from generally accessible sources. The "Company Database" allows users to retrieve information about life science companies and institutions from Bavaria, in particular about their area of activity, contact details and contact persons.

Insofar as the information available there has not been independently transferred into the database by the data subjects, they are derived from generally accessible sources. When selecting the sources of research, only such information has been taken into account that has been intentionally given by the parties, aware that it will be accessible to the general public and that their publication is aimed at disclosure to third parties.

Using personal data of registered users

(1) Personal data is information about your identity, such as name, postal address, e-mail address and telephone number. Personal data will be collected only if you provide it on your own initiative, for example by registering, filling out forms, sending e-mails or requesting information material.

(2) Your personal data remain with BioM Biotech Cluster Development GmbH and are used by us only to provide you the desired products and services or for those purposes for which you have given your explicit consent. Insofar as external service providers are involved, we require them to comply with data protection regulations and to destroy the data after completion of the activity.

(3)  Any further disclosure and/or transmission of data shall only take place if BioM Biotech Cluster Development GmbH is required by law or by court decision. 

Access right and right of withdrawal

We are always at your disposal for further information on our notes, our data protection and on how we process your personal data. You may always receive information about your stored data without your giving reasons. You may at any time modify or delete your data. You can also at any time revoke the consent given to us for data collection and use without giving reasons. Appropriate processing options are set up on the website. It is also sufficient to send an e-mail to: