Consortium BIO-FARMA, formed in April 2007 by the Silesian University of Technology, Center of Oncology - Institute im. Maria Sklodowska-Curie Branch in Gliwice, Silesian Medical University (then the Silesian Medical Academy) and the University of Silesia.

The Consortium BIO-FARMA was founded with a view to obtaining financial resources for implementing joint investment projects, research and development activities of modern technology.