About us


The mission of the Department is to implement a process of ecological transition and protection of biodiversity, and at the same time to guarantee quality food in the quantities necessary for a growing population. To these challenges DISBA contributes through the development of new biotechnological methods, advanced bio-economic models also with the use of artificial intelligence technologies.

Innovation (2021)

Patents 48

Transferred to enterprises 19

New plant varieties 13

Industrial patents 23

Trademarks 10

Copyrights 2

Software 1