Theoretical Biology and Bioinformatics

Biological systems are complex systems composed of many spatially distributed building blocks. Understanding the evolution, dynamics and emergent behavior of complex biological systems requires a systems biology approach, involving quantitative biology, mathematical modelling, computer simulation and bioinformatics.


Rob J. de Boer
Berend Snel


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.
15 March 2018
Utrecht University has appointed Dr. Kirsten ten Tusscher as Professor of ‘Computational Developmental Biology’ at the Department of Biology.
12 December 2017
Science for Life: Interview with Bastiaan von Meyenfeldt: "Discovering new (microscopic) life forms"




Vlag Universiteit Utrecht
25 September 2019 10:30 - 11:30
PhD defence of Jasmijn Baaijens
6th UBC Symposium
7 October 2019 09:30 - 17:30
The yearly symposium on Bioinformatics is open for all interested scientists who do research by analysing big data sets.