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Institut de Biomedicina de la Universitat de Barcelona (IBUB)

Contact person: Francesc Villarroya Gombau

Phone number: +34 934 021 525

E-mail: fvillarroya@ub.edu

Web: www.ub.edu/ibub/

Location: Ed. Hèlix - 03A08

Created in September 2006, the Institute of Biomedicine of the University of Barcelona (IBUB) conducts basic research and provides an interactive framework for scientists from different fields to conduct multidisciplinary integrated research in biomedicine. The IBUB's objectives are: to generate knowledge of biological systems using an integrative approach to identify objectives in therapy and the design of bioactive molecules with therapeutic potential; to generate advances in the quality of the community's living standards and of public health, promoting this at an international level and with a framework based on sustainability and high ethical standards to act as a quality centre for biomedical research training, so maintaining the Institute's founding mission as an entity that brings together UB researchers from the university's Faculties of Biology, Chemistry, and Pharmacy.

Main sector: Medic biotechnology