Friday 06, December 2019

Publication about first simultaneous, functional imaging in neurons and photoreceptors of the human retina has been highlighted as an Editor's Pick by Optics Letters

The Optical Society of America (OSA) highlights the publication of Hüttmann group on functional imaging of neurons and photoreceptors of the human retina in its latest issue of the acclaimed journal Optics Letters (

Thursday 10, October 2019

Our new start-up Visotec is supported by Bayer’s “G4ADigital Health Partnerships program”

Our new start-up Visotec GmbH ( will be supported by the Bayer “G4ADigital Health Partnerships program”.

Monday 07, October 2019

Symbolic changeover of the relay baton 01.10.2019

Robert Huber is new director of the Institute of Biomedical Optics (BMO): Symbolic changeover of the relay baton

Friday 13, September 2019

Travel Grant for Euretina 2019 to Britta Lewke

In 2019, the Retinological Society awarded eight travel grants to young scientists to enable them to participate in the Euretina Annual Congress.

Friday 23, August 2019

OSA spotlight article on new OCT Endoscope

The publication "Motorized capsule for shadow-free OCT imaging and synchronous beam control" by Antonio López-Marín was selected as Spotlight article by the Optical Society of America (OSA). The publication was resulted from a collaboration between the Erasmus Medical...

Friday 05, July 2019

Teaching award "Heliprof 2019" for Dr. Norbert Linz

The student representatives “Mathematics and Informatics” and “Applied Natural Sciences and Technology” at the University of Luebeck once again honored the scientist of the Institute of Biomedical Optics for his outstanding achievements in teaching.

Tuesday 04, June 2019

Start-up Visotec founded for commercializing home-monitoring OCT

Scientists and engineers of the Medical Laser Center Lübeck founded the start-up Visotec GmbH ( for commercializing an new Optical coherence tomography (OCT) solutions for home-monitoring, which was developed in the group of Gereon Hüttmann at the Institute of Biomedical...