Welcome to CREA - Genomics Research Centre (Fiorenzuola d'Arda)

The Genomics Research Centre of Fiorenzuola d'Arda is part of the Consiglio per la ricerca in agricoltura e l'analisi dell'economia agraria (CREA), which operates under the supervision of the Ministry of Agriculture. The Centre holds expertise in the fields of plant genomics, proteomics and bioinformatics.

The research activities aim at widening the understanding of the structure and function of genes and their products, genetically improving crop species, and increasing food quality, safety and security, all within a general frame of agricultural sustainability and of product and process innovation.


The Genomics Research Centre holds a collection of more than one hundred barley mutants.

Our contacts

Genomics Research Centre
Via S. Protaso, 302
29017 Fiorenzuola d'Arda (PC) - ITALY
+39 0523 983758
+39 0523 983750
How to find us

We thank Renzo Alberici, Donata Pagani and Gianni Tacconi for setting up the picture collection.