Science Lives Here

The DBI mission is to facilitate a biotechnology network of people and facilities to enhance existing academic and private-sector research, catalyze unique cross-disciplinary research and education initiatives, and to foster the entrepreneurship that creates high-quality jobs.

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World Class Facilities

DBI provides a network of state-of-the-art equipment for the UD community and the region. The 72,000 ft2 research facility is located in the Delaware Technology Park.

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Fostering Education

As we are committed to teaching the community about the innovations and discoveries of Delaware scientists, and promoting a better understanding of science and technology to the next generation, we've implemented an initiative called Science for all Delawareans (S4DE).

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Community

Our biotechnology and bioscience community is a partnership among a number of academic, private, and public partners.

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Economic Development

Life science business development and growth is critical.

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  • Science & Research

    We work on life science applications to address problems in human health, agriculture, and energy and the environment.
  • Education & Outreach

    Our Science for All Delawareans STEM initiative organizes K-12 tours, Delaware BioGENEius Challenge, and teacher professional development.
  • Resources & Facilities

    We have a variety of shared equipment and provide access to specialized technologies to facilitate research by academics and companies.
  • Our Partners

    We work closely with colleagues from the state, academic, and for profit sectors in Delaware and in the region.

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March 26, 2014--The spring meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Section of the American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB) will be held Saturday, April 12, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at the Delaware...

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I Am DBI

Dr. Harsh Bais’ rhizosphere biology research is focused on the biological significance of root exudation. Though root exudation clearly represents a significant carbon cost to the plant, the...

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