The Research Division was founded in 1988 and is headed by Prof. Dr. F. Stüber MD, Chairman and Head. It provides economic, technical and laboratory facilities for young as well as experienced researchers. Research activities supported by an excellent team of study nurses as well as technical and IT specialists.

The Divsion supports a professional datamanagement system which fully complies with Swiss and international law relevent to medical research.

Connections to the research groups of the Department for BioMedical Research (DBMR) of the University of Berne are excellent.