Photo: Jesper Scheel, DTU

Department of Biotechnology and Biomedicine

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    Søltofts Plads, Building 221

    DK-2800 Kgs. Lyngby


Organisation profile

Organisation profile

Photo: Jesper Scheel, DTU
The department adresses important social and scientific challenges within biotechnology, biomedicine, food technology and human and animal health.

Head of Department: Bjarke Bak Christensen

Read more about the department and its activities at the department homepage


UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land


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