Dr. Marta Valdez, Director of CENIBiot (Costa Rica), visits Fundación20/10/2009
Since Tuesday 13th of October the biotechnology activity in Costa Rica is no longer an unknown subject for the members of Fundación Ciencia para la Vida. That day, Dr. Marta Valdez presented the work that she is supervising at the National Center for Biotechnology Innovations of Costa Rica (CENIBiot).
Dr. Valdez and her team visited renowned research centers in Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina and Chile looking for partners that could engage in scientific collaborations and strategic research alliances. The CENIBiot was recently opened in August this year, and aims to contribute to the overall economic development of the Costa Rican agribusiness sector by supporting bioprocessing research and development in harmony with the environment.