The Institute of Biodiversity and Applied and Experimental Biology  (IBBEA) objective, is to articulate and accomplish, in the sphere of the FCEyN, University of Buenos Aires, the fulfillment of scientific and technological research activities of high quality and relevance, in interdisciplinary areas,related to the study of organisms diversity (protists, plants, fungi and animals), the transfer through the development of biotechnological applications, and the dissemination of results to the community at large.

The IBBEA promotes the interaction between the institute research groups, as well as it generates and reinforces the ties to other CONICET institutes, universities and researchers within or abroad the Argentine.