Refined Laser Systems

Refined Laser Systems GmbH, based in Münster, Germany, was founded in 2019 as a spin-off from University of Münster by Max Brinkmann, Tim Hellwig and Christoph Seidenstücker. The company's core expertise is the development of laser and microscopy technology. The company's innovative PICUS DUO and PICUS Q laser systems are used worldwide as key components for SRS microscopy and quantum technology. With the long-term goal of making a meaningful contribution to patient well-being and healthcare, Refined Laser Systems is committed to bringing its technology to clinical applications.

Press releases

26. January 2023

Refined Laser Systems Raises €2.7m to Diagnose Cancer in Minutes

Refined Laser Systems has developed an innovative microscopy procedure to support pathology in diagnosing cancer within minutes and avoid revision surgeries. The investment was led by High-Tech Gründerfonds and APEX Ventures alongside Onsight Ventures, NRW.BANK, and Papst Venture Capital. The Seed funding will be used to develop an intraoperative microscope prototype that identifies tumor margins directly in the surgery room and will offer a diagnosis within minutes by a remote patho

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Mendelstraße 11,
48149 Münster

In portfolio

29. Aug 2022


HTGF Manager

Dr. Jan Engels, Investment Manager