ELIXIR Germany

The ELIXIR Node in Germany is run by members of de.NBI, the German Network for Bioinformatics Infrastructure, which has been established to coordinate bioinformatics service provision across Germany. de.NBI is coordinated from Bielefeld University and includes over twenty partner institutes across Germany.

It brings together expertise and resources through dedicated service centres in areas such as microbes, integrative bioinformatics, data management, crop bioinformatics, human genomics and proteomics. 

ELIXIR Germany is coordinated from Bielefeld University and funded by the German government. The National Node is led by the Head of Node Prof. Andreas Tauch and his deputy Prof. Alfred Pühler. The scientific delegates from Germany to the ELIXIR Board are Rolf Backofen and Alexander Goesmann.

German members of the ELIXIR Board

Søren Brunak
Rolf Backofen
Alexander Goesmann
Alexander Goesmann

Head of Node

Andreas Tauch
(de.NBI, Bielefeld University)

Technical Coordinator

Björn Grüning
Björn Grüning
(de.NBI, University of Freiburg)

Training Coordinator

Daniel Wibberg
Daniel Wibberg
(de.NBI, Bielefeld University)

Deputy Head of Node

Alfred Pühler
Alfred Pühler
(de.NBI, Bielefeld University)

Node Coordinator

Vera Ortseifen
Vera Ortseifen
(de.NBI)

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Participating institutes

Lead institute

Services