ELIXIR Communities bring together experts across Europe to develop standards, services and training within specific life science domains. The Communities also provide feedback on the Platform services, which helps ensure these services are practical and useful.
Discover ELIXIR Communities
The ELIXIR Communities Handbook tells you what a Community is, who can join, what the benefits are, and how Communities are structured. It also contains links to key documents related to ELIXIR Communities, and explains the responsibilities and benefits of Community membership.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch with the Communities Coordinator, Katharina Heil (katharina.heil [at] elixir-europe.org).
Helps to understand the 3D structure of macromolecules like proteins and DNA.
Aims to help us understand the effect of food choices on human health.
Fosters a Galaxy community in Europe, together with Galaxy resources and training.
Develops standards, tools and resources to help identify and characterise IDPs.
Develops a sustainable metagenomics infrastructure to nurture research and innovation in the marine domain.
Provides the resources, analysis tools and infrastructure to help metabolite identification.
Helps the development of tailor-made microbes and biological systems.
Develops an infrastructure to facilitate genotype-phenotype analysis for crop and tree species.
Develops and maintains sustainable proteomics tools and data resources.
Supports the integration of standards, tools and resources to aid toxicology research projects.
Human Data Communities
Develops long-term strategies for managing and accessing sensitive human data.
Aims to make it easier to detect, annotate and interpret human Copy Number Variations (hCNVs).
Supports the development of new therapies for rare diseases.
If you would like to get involved with the work of the Communities please see the individual Community pages or contact the ELIXIR Communities Coordinator Katharina Heil (katharina.heil [at] elixir-europe.org).