The Institute is composed of 11 research groups acknowledged in the Register of Research Groups of the MHU, of which 7 of them are consolidate research groups and the other 4 are emerging research groups.

During the last three years, the scientific and technological transference activity developed by the CIO staff has contributed to obtaining funding of more than a million euros for its staff participation in 44 research projects through competitive national and European funding. Likewise, in this same period, 39 contracts have been made with public administrations and private companies, which have brought more than 251.000 euros (25% of funding obtained).

The CIO staff is at present made up of 39 researchers, 5 contracted researchers and 3 members for technical and administrative support.