We always think beyond our own research question.
Berend Snel

Utrecht University houses bioinformatics expertise at a world-class level. Our aim is to strengthen data driven science, with a focus on a broad variety in biological research within Utrecht Life Sciences.

The Utrecht Bioinformatics Center does connect researchers and facilitates sharing of knowledge in order to stimulate novel bioinformatics approaches and cutting-edge integrative bioinformatics in a wide variety of life sciences.

Our community brings together about 160 people and expertise of several scientific fields in Utrecht University: Biology, Chemistry, Information Science, Mathematics, Medicine, Pharmaceutical Science and Veterinary Medicine.


UMCU medewerkers praten met een patiënte
11 July 2018
Research project ‘MyOwnResearch’, including Utrecht University professors Aletta Kraneveld and Alex Schönhuth, has been awarded a grant of 2.6 million Euros.
11 April 2018
The winners will compete in the Breaking Science 2018 final of 23 April