Department of Biology

The Department of Biology in University of Fribourg - Switzerland - has a strong commitment to provide an outstanding research environment in life sciences with strong dedication for excellent teaching. We aim to equip our students with the best knowledge to cope with the current global challenges. 



Obtenir son certificat de botanique de terrain "Bryophytes" en 2021

« Mais quelle est donc cette mousse » ? Après le succès de ses premiers cours sur les Bryophytes (mousses), en 2020, le Jardin botanique de l'Université de Fribourg propose une nouvelle série de journées…

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Reducing pesticide use with nanoparticles

Researchers at the Adolphe Merkle Institute and the Department of Biology at the University of Fribourg have discovered how certain silica nanoparticles could act as a traceless, degradable, and highly…

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The Botanical Garden becomes an institute

This new status gives the "green oasis" of Pérolles a better basis for its missions of teaching and research, plant conservation and mediation towards the general public.  

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