Department of Biotechnology and Life Sciences





DBSV research is focused on well-being of man, animal and the environment. We promote innovative strategies in the most advanced sectors of biology and biotechnologies, as well as clinical and reasearch activities for the improvement of patients.

Education and Teaching

We run four degree courses in biological and biotechnological areas, and participate in the medical degree course. We manage also the first-level degrees in healthcare professions, the PhD course in Life sciences, seven medical residency scholarships and two post graduated medical courses.


The DBSV is committed to the communication and dissemination of scientific knowledge in order to contribute to the social, cultural and economic development of society, with particular attention to our territory.