University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute (UMBI)
15825 Shady Grove Road, Suite 55
The University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute (UMBI) is a hub of intensive study into the basic science of biotechnology and its application to human health, the marine environment, agriculture, and protein engineering/structural biology.
Established in 1985 by the State of Maryland, the UMBI's five centers conduct research and training that provide a core of expertise and facilities to advance the state's scientific and economic development.
UMBI emphasizes collaboration with industry, other research institutions, and federal laboratories; and sponsors training workshops, short courses, symposia, and seminars throughout the year.
Dr. Jennie Hunter-Cevera, President
Last Updated: 07-08-03
University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute