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The TIG: Startup incubator in the Giessen European Quarter

Lack of orders, lack of network, a shortage of money: There are many reasons why startups go bankrupt. To prevent this, the Technology and Innovation Center Giessen (TIG) offers young companies support programs, internal networking and affordable commercial space – and all of this in the economic stronghold of Central Hessen.

Tiny Health Helpers: How insects help develop new medicines

Small beetles are more productive than you think: They can heal wounds or provide basic substances for the production of antibiotics. That’s why scientists at the Fraunhofer Institute in Giessen, Germany, are researching how these crawling insects can be used in medicine – and how they are already successful.