Fundación Biociencia was founded in 2001 by Dr. Jenny
Blamey and Mr. Olivier Rickmers, as a private Chilean Non-Profit
Foundation, dedicated to scientific research and development
in the area of Life Sciences.
We are one of the leading institutions in Research and Development,
related to microorganisms from extreme environments. We interact
globally with industrial and academic research centres that
require our specialized knowledge on Extremophiles.
Since their discovery, Extremophiles have made unique and
important contributions to biology, molecular biology and
Their mechanisms for adaptation to these extreme environmental
conditions allow them to produce biocompounds of novel and