Institute for molecular and cell biology

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Institute for molecular and cell biology
Abbreviated name IBMC
Owner/Developer Institute for molecular and cell biology
Abbreviated owner IBMC
Country Portugal
Languages English
Contact email
Description IBMC is a multidisciplinary research institution that was formed in 1997 with the aim of bringing together researchers working within the University of Porto and affiliated hospitals to produce a unique environment promoting research in the life sciences. It became a Research Unit recognized and funded by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) of Portugal; the main Portuguese government body that funds science.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Organization
Sub categories Academia
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Researchers
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction, Refinement
Purpose Fundamental studies, Method development, Education and training, Documentation and information
Technology/Tools Omics, Alternative test methods (in vitro), Animal testing (in vivo)