The Department of Biomedicine unites the biomedical laboratory research of the Faculty of Medicine and represents a joint venture of the University of Basel, the University Hospital Basel and the University Children's Hospital Basel.
At present, the Department comprises 64 research groups, accommodated in five different laboratory locations. Research is divided into the focal areas Immunology - Neurobiology - Oncology - Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
Our mission is to promote integrated research excellence in biomedical science. We provide a stimulating environment with state-of-the-art facilities, enabling biomedical research of the highest quality, while also training the next generation of leaders in basic and clinical research. Central to our mission, non-clinical and clinical scientists work side by side to foster a translational environment across all of our disease-relevant scientific themes, benefiting the lives of patients in areas of unmet need.