Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas Margarita Salas
Margarita Salas Center for Biological Research
The Margarita Salas Center for Biological Research (Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas Margarita Salas - CIB Margarita Salas) is one of the largest and most prestigious research centres of the Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas - CSIC). Scientists at the CIB Margarita Salas combine structural, chemical, molecular and cellular biology approaches to advance understanding of fundamental biological processes and to provide integrative solutions to outstanding environmental, industrial and human health-related issues.
The CSIC participates in several initiatives to face SARS CoV-2 coronavirus causing the COVID-19 pandemic. The CIB Margarita Salas actively collaborates in these initiatives and have developed different activities. Moreover, researchers at our center are part of the Global Health Platform created by CSIC and are currently working on twelve coronavirus related scientific projects.