EMBL has a large thriving community of bioinformaticians, working in close collaboration with experimental scientists and with strong links to other local scientists and institutions.

Interdisciplinary research involving bioinformatics has a long tradition at EMBL, and is actively promoted through dedicated support staff providing training and consulting in all aspects of bioinformatics ranging from statistics to network biology. The collaborative environment of EMBL provides excellent opportunities for bioinformaticians at all levels.

Learn how groups across EMBL use computers to analyse a wide range of biological data.


EMBL's public bioinformatics services; information on IT infrastructure for EMBL scientists.


Training is offered in diverse computational topics in our modern computer facilities.


Networking events, a web platform and dedicated staff support EMBL's bioinformatics community.