Science for Life explores the fundamentals of life through high-level research in the biosciences, aiming at future solutions for health and environmental challenges. Science for Life represents the collaboration of internationally leading scientists from the Faculty of Science at Utrecht University, combining forces of over 20 research groups in the fields of molecular, cellular and pharmaceutical sciences, as well as in plant biology.

Science for Life operates in close interaction with complementary research groups at Utrecht Science Park, e.g. the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Utrecht University, the Faculty of Medicine at the University Medical Centre Utrecht, the Hubrecht Institute and other academic and industrial partners worldwide.


16 March 2017
Science-publicatie about a relatively simple system that puzzled researchers for 10 years
22 February 2017
In collaboration with the science communication competition FameLab, Utrecht University organises a contest for researchers: Breaking Science.
Mechanisme ontdekt dat natuurlijke afweer van planten versterkt
7 February 2017
Een overzicht van 100 jaar Fytopathologie in Utrecht en haar bijdrage aan belangrijke maatschappelijke problemen zoals voedselzekerheid.




4 April 2017 12:30 - 13:30
Lectures by dr. Joris Verster and dr. Wei Wu
25 May 2017 09:00 - 26 May 2017 16:00
The third Instruct Biennial Structural Biology Meeting will take place in Brno, Czech Republic the 25-26th of May 2017.