We are a customer-oriented consulting and contract research company with the goal of providing the biotechnological, biomedical and environmental research communities an efficient way to outsource scientific modeling and computing needs. From its start, and building upon the expertise of the founders and associates, LifeGlimmer will provide Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) basis to a number of academic, health and industrial institutions. LifeGlimmer’s core activities have been essential in various international projects (such as the ERA-NET Pathogenomics and various EU-FP7 projects) and industrial research contracts. LifeGlimmer is a member of the large Industrial Platform Kluyver Centre for Industrial Fermentations, The Netherlands. In addition to the IT-resource infrastructure and knowledge for genome-scale metabolic and dynamic modeling, as well as on reverse engineering, expertise includes data warehousing and visualization, data mining, data integration and management, algorithm implementation, process scheduling, and on-the-cloud computing. This has been applied in a number of research settings, both in industry and academia. LifeGlimmer is a development stage venture based in Berlin offering proprietary technology that dramatically improves the functionality and performance of LifeScience research. LifeGlimmer's core algorithms and expertise solve a number of immediate problems in the biotechnology market by significantly boosting the performance of integrated computational analyses without costly specialized hardware. LifeGlimmer provides high-quality software solutions and integrated data analysis services in the areas of innovative diagnostics, personalized and systems medicine, as well as in white biotechnology and synthetic biology. Owing to the high market demands and the timing, LifeGlimmer will be targeting healthcare segments that include other vertical industries heavily relying on medical healthcare, systems medicine, environmental air/water quality monitoring, and industrial processing sectors.
Furthermore, LifeGlimmer offers manpower where research groups needs help in organising and managing and strategic planning from the level of identifying consortium partners, preparing, integrating and evaluating grant proposals to management of approve d projects. The project management team provides customers with expert advice and necessary support at all stages of a project. Through a wide number of projects, the members of the PM team are very well connected to project managers in the European life sciences infrastructure. Thus, LifeGlimmer offers unique combined resources in biotechnology and managing needs for researchers.