Registration number of the project: CZ.1.05/1.1.00/02.0109
Official project title: Biotechnology and Biomedicine Centre of the Academy of Sciences and Charles University in Vestec (BIOCEV)*
*BIOCEV is the official acronym of the project
How will be the project financed?
The main source of support for the centre construction is the European Regional Development Fund, from which the funding should be allocated via Operational Programme Research and Development for Innovations, Priority Axis 1 – European Centres of Excellence.
What is the cost of the project?
The entire project BIOCEV requires subsidy funding of aprox. 90 mil. EUR. 1 959 323 236,85 CZK will be provided through EU funding, the state budget will contribute with 345 762 924,15 CZK.
How many people will be employed in the BIOCEV research centre?
There will be over 600 people employed in the centre, from which up to 250 will be students.
What will be the size of the new modern centre?
The area of the land defined for the construction of the centre is 5.5 ha. The total surface area of the modern laboratories will reach 25,500 m2.