Department of Biology

Our department has a strong commitment to provide an outstanding research environment with strong dedication for excellent teaching.



TASmania: A new bacterial Toxin-Antitoxin Systems database

In the framework of a successful Sinergia collaboration funded by the SNSF on studying toxins and antitoxins in bacteria, the group of Dr Laurent Falquet recently published an important article describing…

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Vaccinating the microbiota of plants, a new approach to biological control

During the next three years, the research groups of Prof. Weisskopf and Dr Falquet of the Department of Biology of the University of Fribourg will be working hand in hand on a very innovative project,…

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Have a tour in our Metabolomics & Proteomics platform

The Metabolomics & Proteomics Platform (MAPP) is a service of the Department of Biology of the University of Fribourg. The mission of the platform is to provide expertise, instrumentation, and manpower…

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