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Introduction and objective

Founded in 1998, the Cavanilles Institute of the University of Valencia has the capacity to address virtually any issue related to biodiversity in its many facets.

Introduction and objective

Founded in 1998, the Cavanilles Institute of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology is dedicated to the study of biodiversity and evolutionary biology with an integrative and multidisciplinary approach.

His lines of research range from evolutionary ecology, plant conservation and marine zoology, to limnology, entomology or comparative neurobiology, among others.

Main research programs

Its lines of research range from:

Programs

  • logo Evolutionary ecology
  • logoPlant conservation
  • logoMarine zoology
  • logoLimnology
  • logoEntomology
  • logoComparative neurobiology

Cavanilles Institute of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology (UV) news

A study of birds in agricultural areas by ICBiBE shows that more than 70% of their nests contain plastic waste
A group with ICBiBe participation confirms the responsiveness of marine phytoplankton species to global warming
ICBiBE researchers discover an important migratory pathway of young neurons in the brains of newborn children
ICBiBE participates in an international study that warns of the saturation of plastic waste in lakes and reservoirs of the world
An ICBiBE group participates in the discovery of the most recent volcanic eruptions in the Iberian Peninsula dating back 8,300 years
ICBiBE collaborates with the Andean Condor Foundation to improve the conservation of Ecuador's biodiversity

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