Chemicals and Life Sciences

  1. Manizales has BIOS, Colombia's only center for developing bioinformatics and computational biology; BIOS can develop novel technologies to improve the Agro-industrial sector.
  2. Centro Nacional de Investigaciones de Café, Cenicafé, studies the aspects of production on farms, harvesting, profit, grain quality, handling, and using by-products of the coffee farm and the conservation of the natural resources of the Colombian coffee growing axis.

Opportunities:

Create innovative and more profitable products in the company of BIOS.

Discovery of new drugs based in universities or laboratories, up to small-scale production plants Agroindustry