Instituto Boliviano de Biología de Altura

The aim of the Bolivian Institute of Biology at Elevation (IBBA) is to produce quality research, of national interest and recognized by the international scientific community; participate in the training of human resources of pre and post degree in the area of ​​health and related disciplines, through the transmission of the results of their research and technological update; and put at the service of the Bolivian community the results of their research, their highly qualified personnel and their cutting-edge technology.

The research undertaken by the institute is framed through two lines of national interest:

  1. Adaptation and maladaptation to life at elevation
  2. Human biodiversity in Bolivia