Mission and Objectives

BIONAND is the first national centre devoted to research in nanotechnology applied to health; this centre will provide an excellent research infrastructure in nanomedicine. 

BIONAND´s main objectives are summarized as follows:
  • As benchmark centre in nanomedicine, developing and support the research in this field throughout the Autonomous Region of Andalusia.
  • Promoting technology transfer between the centre’s research groups and the business sector.
  • Promoting development of clinical research in nanomedicine aimed at resolving citizens’ health problems.
  • Promoting creation of alliances between the centre and other entities (companies, universities and health sector institutions), as well as participation of it in scientific networks, focussed on applying nanotechnology in health sciences at a regional, national and international level.