International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Donations to the School of Sciences of the "Universidad Austral de Chile"


The IUBMB will be privileged to provide support, showing a generous, human effort to alleviate the suffering of colleagues, that will have as a scope, to allow them continuing their scientific research and teaching.

A letter from the President of the IUBMB has been sent to all Adhering Bodies and Associate Adhering Bodies of the IUBMB to make them aware of the dramatic situation and to ask for their support.

At the same time an appeal is made to the entire scientific community to help the Institute of Biochemistry of Chile in any possible form: hosting of students, providing, financial support, providing chemicals, computers and software, and any other support that may be needed.

If you would like to help please send a message to Prof. Juan Carlos Slebe (Director of the Instituto de Bioquímica) stating that your Organization is planning to support Institute of Biochemistry.

The address for contact is:

Prof. Juan Carlos Slebe
Instituto de Bioquímica
Universidad Austral de Chile
Valdivia, Chile
Teléfono: +56-63-221797
Fax: +56-63-221406
e-mail: jslebe[at]uach[dot]cl or juancarlos.slebe[at]gmail[dot]com

Please also let us know about your decision to help so that we can include your name or the name of your organization among other generous participants in this expression of human solidarity on a separate page on this website.

Thank you very much in advance for what you will be able to do!