Sylvia Martinez, MSc

Scientific Coordinator

Hebelstrasse 1
CH - 4056 Basel

+41 (0)61 207 35 03

Sylvia Martinez coordinates the Swiss Plant Science Web SPSW, the umbrella organization for academic plant science research in Switzerland.   

She is also a Scientific Coordinator for the Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center (ETH Zürich and Universities of Zürich & Basel).


  • Access to Genetic Ressources and Benefit Sharing and Non-Commercial Academic Research,

Recent Publications

Susette Biber-Klemm, Sylvia I. Martinez (2016) Utilization of genetic resources and associated traditional knowledge in academic research – A good practice guide for access and benefit-sharing. Swiss Academies Report Vol 11. No. 4. Bern, Switzerland.

Susette Biber-Klemm, Sylvia I. Martinez, Anne Jacob, Ana Jevtic (2016) Agreement on Access and Benefit-sharing for Academic Research - A toolbox for drafting Mutually Agreed Terms for access to Genetic Resources and to Associated Traditional Knowledge and Benefit-sharing. Swiss Academies Report Vol 11. No. 3. Bern, Switzerland.