Centro de Botânica
Aplicada à Agricultura

Welcome to Centre for Botany Applied to Agriculture (CBAA), a well renowned research centre in plant and vegetation sciences, microbiology, grapes and wine.

Our mission is to:
• Carry out excellent fundamental and strategic/applied research for the generation of state of the art scientific knowledge.
• Train scientists.
• Make our findings available to economical agents and society in general.

CBAA aims at stimulating scientific excellence, rendering the Centre a reference institution in fundamental and applied integrative biological studies. Research at CBAA focuses on four main research areas as well an additional integrated platform with multidisciplinary approaches.

Epigenetics, genetic diversity and selection
Environmental responses: ecophysiology and functional genomics
Microbiology and wine science
Plant diversity and conservation

Grapevine and wine
Design: Jorge Anjos