About Us

About Us


Provide the market and society with technological solutions based on science through

  • the implementation of a collaborative research platform,
  • the development of disruptive technologies, and
  • the transfer of efficient and effective applications

In the fields of food and agriculture to generate economic impact and traceable social development in Chile and the world.



To be a Latin American leader in Applied Research and in the Transfer of Technological Solutions of life sciences.


Excellence / We work to make the ordinary extraordinary.

Visionary / We work with optimism in the conviction of an exceptional future.

Respect / We value and care for the individual in his or her environment.

Reciprocity / We commit to a relationship in which partners grow with us.

Ability to overcome / The improvement of the human condition drives us to strive for more.

Spirit of Service / We have an obligation others therefore work to improve humanity.

Global Impact / Our reach goes beyond borders and improves the human life.

Innovation principles

Principles regarding rights to future research results in University Agreement with External Parties (August 26, 1999)

  1. Open Dissemination of Research Results and Information
  2. Commitment to Students
  3. Accessibility for research purposes
  4. Public benefit
  5. Informed participation
  6. Legal integrity and consistency
  7. Fair consideration for University research results
  8. Objective decision making