Production Technology:
“Sometimes we manage to do the nearly impossible”

The manufacturing of drugs and diagnostic products requires seamless production processes that are fully automated. This is where the innovation pioneers from Manufacturing Service & Technology at the high-tech campus in Mannheim come in. Ronald Hofstadt and Andreas Trapp, technology experts with a passion, discuss their flagship projects, setbacks, and the value of global cooperation.



How a piece of construction paper led to a revolution in HIV diagnostics



World Breast Cancer Day: much has been achieved, but more is possible

1st of October is World Breast Cancer Day!
Some 30 years ago, Roche and Genentech - in those days as US development partner - started with the research and development of several active substances for treating patients with HER2-positive breast cancer.



Refugee assistance at Roche in Germany

We see ourselves as an organization that supports people in need who need our help.  
By offering a variety of entry opportunities, Roche wants to enable refugees to take their first step into the German labor market.



Light bulb moments in multiple sclerosis (MS)

Discover light bulb moments in multiple sclerosis (MS) and how Roche research influences lifes of MS patients.



Roche fosters an international culture at its locations, aiming to make them attractive for talented employees from all around the world.



Multiple sclerosis: My story

At 29, I was ready to start the next chapter in my life with my fiancé. Little did I know that the new chapter was not as a healthy, happily married man. My engagement fell apart a month before my wedding. I tried to make sense of what had happened and I carried on with my life as much as I could, but the stress was overwhelming.



Roche Mannheim – the High-Tech Campus of the Roche Group

Quality, innovation and reliability provide the Mannheim site with a unique position within the Group. If you want to make a difference, you have come to the right place.



Antibodies (or immunoglobulins) are essential building blocks of life and guarantors of human (and animal) health. They combat invading pathogens such as viruses, bacteria or toxins before these can do harm. Antibodies have now also become indispensable in medicine - both as highly specific active substances in latest generation drugs and as the basis of dependable diagnostic tests.


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