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 a search for new viruses in the oceans, scientists led by Ohio State University have discovered new bacteriophage types that may play important roles in the global nutrient cycles. These roles have thus far primarily been attributed to bacteria. The viruses were among thousands of newly identified viruses. Utrecht
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