The aim of this emblematic Project is to develop a collection of the Colombian biodiversity based on genomic sequencing and analysis of species of agronomical, industrial and ecological importance. This projects strives for the country’s economic growth based on scientific innovation that allows to create new products and optimize existing ones within a sustainable and profitable context.
This Project aims to analyze the genetic information of the country’s population in order to characterize and understand its genetic potential, ancestry, and disease susceptibility. This information is not only important at an individual level, but also at a national level for decision-making in health policies and medical interventions.
“Caldas Bioregión” is a Science, Technology and Innovation royalties Project that seeks to develop actions to strengthen scientific training, technological infrastructure, collaborative work, and research and innovation in the country’s business ecosystem, with an added value through biotechnology that allows to participate with high competitive and quality standards in the global market.