About Us

We are a service provider for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies with a certificate of GMP compliance of a manufacturer according to the German Drug Law. Relevant tests for the regulatory approval to market of advanced therapy medicinal products (ATMP), combination products, pharmaceuticals, biomaterials and medical devices are the main focus of the laboratory.

Our aim is to support you in your individual analytical questions with:

  • Development and validation of customized methods

  • Establishing of pharmacopoeial methods

  • Transfer of established methods

  • Use of routine methods

We are a highly motivated team of scientists and technicians in biology and chemistry with a long time experience in our chemical, physico-chemical, mechanical and biological methods, looking forward to your individual analytical questions.


Dr. Ute Metzger - Head of Business Unit NMI TT Testing Services

Ute studied chemistry at Reutlingen University and biochemistry at University of Tuebingen. During her graduation she worked at the Pharmaceutical Institute of the University of Tuebingen and at the John Innes Centre in Norwich (UK) on protein crystallography. Due to several years working at Boehringer Ingelheim and at the NMI (Assay Development and Protein Profiling), she has strong experience and expertise in analytical and regulatory issues. Since 2014 she is the head of the business unit NMI TT Testing Services at NMI Technologietransfer GmbH in Reutlingen.

Dr. Ute Metzger
+49 7121 51530 849

Heiko Steuer - Qualified Person (QP)

Heiko is biologist. He finished his studies at the University of Bielefeld. After three years on measles virus research at the Laboratoire National de Santé in Luxembourg he started 1998 at the NMI developing test systems in several different scientific fields (e. g. nerve growth, blood brain barrier, multi-substrate arrays, 3D gels). In 2010 he moved to quality control of NMI TT Testing Services where he is responsible QP of the GMP facility since 2013.

Heiko Steuer
+49 7121 51530 839