Exploring the secrets of life

Europe-wide, global impact, infinite curiosity. The European Molecular Biology Laboratory is a powerhouse of biological expertise.

EMBL Programme 2022–26: Molecules to Ecosystems

The ‘Molecules to Ecosystems’ Programme outlines EMBL’s plans for its next five-year cycle.

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EMBL is Europe’s life sciences laboratory



At EMBL Barcelona we study how tissues and organs develop and function in health and disease


EMBL's site in France is specialised in Structural Biology research, instrumentation development and services


EMBL Hamburg carries out research in structural and infection biology and provides related services


EMBL’s headquarters and host to five research units and scientific core facilities


EMBL-EBI provides open data resources that enable discovery, and performs research in Computational Biology


EMBL’s site in Italy is a centre for research in Epigenetics and Neurobiology

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