Institute of Biotechnology

Institute of Biotechnology
Cutting edge research in molecular, structural, genome, cell and developmental biology
Cutting edge research in molecular, structural, genome, cell and developmental biology

Cutting edge research in molecular, structural, genome, cell and developmental biology

The Institute of Biotechnology is at the forefront of fundamental and applied research, solving hypothesis-driven questions expanding from molecules to organs and from organisms to environment. We foresee that future challenges demand profound understanding of biological processes and their dynamics. Our mission is to train new generations of experts acting globally.

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Birch trees can adjust their stem thickness to support their weight. In a way, they know what they weigh!… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Check out this paper from Verkhusha-lab on controlling endogenous proteins with light: this is a cool tool! We were… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Training

The Institute of Biotechnology – BI – is home to 75 postdocs and 75 PhD students. We provide state-of-the-art training to launch and nurture the careers of gifted young bioscientists, more than 500 of them over 25 years. We offer exciting positions at all levels of your research training and career. As a member of one of our groups, you will be part of a young international team, using English as your working language.