About us

The Center for Biotechnology and Bioengineering is created in 2014, after being selected by the Research Partnership Program of CONICYT to be part of the national program for Basal Funding for Excellence Scientific and Technological Centers.

CeBiB is a Centre of Excellence in cutting-edge research composed by an interdisciplinarian team of renowned national and international scientits, capable of investigating key aspects and current trens in biotechnology and bioengineering, including the research for important applications for industry.

One of the main goals of CeBiB is the research and development of applications to be used in areas where Chile has significant comparative advantages, looking for these areas always in line with the interests of the industry and the needs of the public and private sectors, to increase the competitiveness of the national economy based on scientific and technological innovation.

CeBiB is composed by researchers and academics leaders in their fields from Chilean universities: Universidad de Chile, Universidad de Antofagasta, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Universidad de La Frontera and Universidad de Los Lagos.


CeBiB Structure