Utrecht Bioinformatics Center
The Utrecht Bioinformatics Center (UBC) is a center that brings together a large number of internationally leading research groups with a strong bioinformatics component. They are located within Utrecht University, University Medical Center Utrecht, Hubrecht Institute and Princess Máxima Center for Pediatric Oncology. Whether you are a student looking for bioinformatics courses, a bioinformatician who wishes to come into contact with fellow bioinformaticians, or a life science researcher seeking bioinformatics advice, the UBC offers you the opportunity and information to get into contact with the right person(s).
In the spotlight
In search for new viruses in the ocean, scientists led by Ohio State University have discovered new types that play a role in the life cycle of raw materials. Until the discovery, researchers had thought that the role had primarily been performed by bacteria. The viruses were among the thousands
We are very proud to announce that prof. Jennifer Doudna will give the KNAW Heineken Lecture 'The structural biology and applications of the CRISPR-CAS technology' at Utrecht University on September 28. This year, the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) awarded the 2016 Dr H.P. Heineken Prize for Biochemistry and