Department of Biotechnology
and Life Sciences

University of Insubria


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

Latest achievements

New perspectives for the treatment of tissue lesions thanks to the research of Professor Rosalba Gornati and her team. It has been shown that soluble factors produced by adipose tissue mesenchymal cells can be used as a biopharmaceutical preparation with significant advantages for patient care.


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 to contribute to the social, cultural and economic development of society, with particular attention to our territory. 

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