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The Institute was founded in 1974 as the All Union Institute of Applied Molecular Biology and Genetics and at a later date was renamed as the All Russian Research Institute of Agricultural Biotechnology (the Russian Academy of Sciences). After the reorganization of Academies of Sciences (2014) the institute was renamed as the Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution “The All Russian Research Institute of Agricultural Biotechnology (RRIAB)”.

The main task of the Institute is to conduct fundamental studies and applied researchers aimed to develop new biotechnologies for developing advanced initial samples of agricultural plants and animals with improved characteristics. The institute conducts training of academic staff, has Centers for postgraduate education and for Doctoral training. The researchers of the institute keep in touch with foreign research facilities.