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
Sarah Pulit, postdoc at the Brain Center Rudolf Magnus group of UMC Utrecht, pitched her research in three minutes and reached the Breaking Science final. Breaking Science is the new science communication battle for young scientists organised by UMC Utrecht and Utrecht University. Three minute pitch Sarah’s audience did get a good first impression
Frank Holstege is a passionate professor in the field of bioinformatics, working in the Princess Máxima Center. This respected researcher, a recipient of prestigious VIDI, VICI and ERC grants, is also a member of EMBO. Frank tells us about his work and the value of the Bioinformatics community in Utrecht. After