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. 



New SINERGIA projects at Unifr

Four researchers from the University of Fribourg have obtained "Sinergia" funding from the Swiss National Fund. Sinergia supports ambitious collaborative projects between two to four professors in Switzerland,…

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QuickFerm - How to produce constant, fresh and highly concentrated yeast for efficient beer production?

One of most important factors in the production of the beer is yeast. However, it's also the most difficult parameter to control. Large breweries invest in in-house yeast production facilities, but costs…

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Promenons-nous dans les bois, à la recherche de la gélinotte

Pendant 2 ans, la Fribourgeoise Sandrine Wider a arpenté les forêts des Préalpes du canton, plus particulièrement 4 zones de 200 hectares, afin d'étudier les caractéristiques de l'habitat et son influence…

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