Launch of, English-language Doorway to Life Sciences in German-speaking Europe

Free Business Web Portal for Germany, Austria and Switzerland Launches Right in Time for "Deutsche Biotechnologietage 2011" in Munich

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Today, [iito] Business Intelligence announces the official launch of, the Life Sciences Web Portal for German-speaking Europe. -- or short: [LSG] -- leverages the power of the sophisticated, proprietary [iito] database system, which includes 16 years of database system development as well as 10 years of industry focus on the European life sciences. It builds on the success of the free mass spectrometry web portal that has been launched in March 2010.

[LSG] -- Starting with more than 17,500 data sets

Right from the start the web portal at will include more than

- 3,500 News
- 2,000 Persons
- 2,500 Products & Technologies
- 6,000 Collaborations & Technologies
- 3,500 Organisations

from Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

[LSG] -- A combination of superior features: Free, powerful, privacy & integrity

An unique combination of superior features puts [LSG] in a leading position and sets the new offering apart in the market place. This advanced combination includes:

- English coverage of all three German-speaking European countries in one virtual place; i.e. Germany, Austria & Switzerland
- High-quality, hand-edited content
- Fully indexed search
- Five categories of information: News, People, Products, Deals & Organisations
- Sortable result lists with 100 hits on one page
- Completely free access for users: no payment, not even log-in
- Inclusion of service providers, like legal firms, financial firms, public relations companies & consultants
- Thousands of external web links including life sciences regions/clusters and business parks
- Privacy assured:

1. no stored data leaves Germany: no google AdWords, no google Analytics, no other marketing s/w running
2. Tracking with open source software PIWIK on our German server: no log-in required, no personal data required
3. No sale or external usage of user data, no personalised mailings

- Straight-forward advertising policy:

1. All advertising is openly declared on the web portal
2. No mix-up of advertising and content
3. Advertising does not come with editorial content and vice versa
4. No user annoying forms of advertising: No animated or flashing banners, no pop-ups

- No external funding: This assures the complete independence of our policy and content
- 100% Made in Germany

[LSG] -- Complementary Twitter Offering @iitoLifeScience

In addition, [LSG] will be complemented by respective daily tweets at our twitter page, just started two months ago at

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