Spain is derived from the Spanish word España. It shares the Iberian Peninsula with Portugal at the western end of the Mediterranean Sea. Spain is considered an exotic country in Europe due to its friendly inhabitants and relaxed lifestyle. It is a diverse nation.
Spain occupies the Iberian Peninsula with Portugal at the western end of the Mediterranean Sea. It is considered as the third largest country in Europe and 45% of it is covered by the Meseta Plateau. The area of present-day Spain and the Iberian Peninsula has been inhabited for thousands of years and some of the oldest archeological sites in Europe are located in Spain.
Spain has the fourteenth-largest economy by nominal GDP in the world, and sixteenth-largest by purchasing power parity.
In the 19th and 20th centuries science in Spain was held back by severe political instability and consequent economic under development. Despite the conditions, some important scientists and engineers emerged. The most notable were Miguel Servet, Santiago Ramón y Cajal, Narcís Monturiol i Estarriol, Celedonio Calatayud, Juan de la Cierva, Leonardo Torres y Quevedo and Severo Ochoa.
Spain offers generous incentives for R&D activities which is published in list of biochemistry journals. All the research work is published in the biochemistry journals list of Spain. Numerous biochemistry journals are published from Spain with good reputation. The top universities of Spain publish their research and development work in list of biochemistry journals Spain . Many conferences also occur on Biochemistry journals Spain.