In the pilot plant of the Research Center for Industrial Biotechnology at TUM researchers develop efficient processes for the production of spider silk protein
AMSilk, a spin-off of the Technische Universität München (TUM), has produced the world's first artificial silk fiber that is entirely made of recombinant spider silk proteins.Photo: AMSilk

TUM Research and Commercial Cooperations

TUM promotes both basic research, aimed at furthering scientific knowledge and insights in general, and applied research, focused on concrete solutions to defined problems. These mutually complementary research strands both shape the transfer of knowledge and technology to society through collaboration with industry partners. Every year, TUM signs more than 1,000 research agreements with partners in both the scientific and business communities.

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Contact

TUM ForTe
Office for Research
and Innovation
Research and Commercial Cooperations
Tel.: +49.89.289.22611
Tel.: +49.89.289.25206
Fax: +49.89.289.28381
research-cooperations@tum.de

Contact us: TUM ForTe – Office for Research and Inno­vation is the first point of con­tact and cen­tral coordi­nating office for all enquiries related to research and commercial cooperations.