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Organisation profile

Organisation Profile

Institute of Biotechnology is an internationally renowned research institute with an inclusive and curiosity driven working culture. Using cutting-edge infrastructures we advance breakthrough discoveries, technology development and innovations. Our mission is to advance fundamental discoveries in biosciences for the benefit of people and the environment. We study biological phenomena from molecules to organs and from organisms to the environment. We foresee that future challenges demand profound understanding of biological processes and their dynamics. We train new generations of bioscience experts acting globally.
Institute of Biotechnology is one of the three operational units at HiLIFE, the Helsinki Institute of Life Science.

Fields of Science

  • 118 Biological sciences
  • 1181 Ecology, evolutionary biology
  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
  • 11831 Plant biology
  • 11832 Microbiology and virology
  • 1184 Genetics, developmental biology, physiology
  • 3111 Biomedicine
  • 3112 Neurosciences

International and National Collaboration

Publications and projects within past five years.