Valentia come from Latin language which means the brave, it describes the persons who face difficulties or danger with courage. BIOVALENTIA means the brave living. Chemically, valentia had been used for valence; it describes how easily an atom can combine with others, which is determined based on the number of electrons added, lost or share if it reacts with other atoms.
BIOVALENTIA: Biological Research Journal is the Research Journal in Biology published by the Biology Department, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Sriwijaya University. BIOVALENTIA: Biological Research Journal reviews and publishes the research articles in Biology twice in a year (semi annually) in May and November.