A scientist (only their hand is visible) inserting a 96-well plate into a sample dispensing device in the Sample Preparation and Characterisation Facility in Hamburg.

SPC Facility in Hamburg supports a new pan-European consortium

The Sample Preparation and Characterisation (SPC) Facility at EMBL Hamburg is one of the founding members of the Molecular-Scale Biophysics Research…

By Dorota Badowska

Lab Matters

Alvaro Crevenna, heads EMBL Rome’s Microscopy Facility. Credit: EMBL

Beyond the lens – microscopy at EMBL Rome

Research facilities play a crucial role in the advancement of science by supporting scientists with specialised expertise and state-of-the-art…

By Rossana De Lorenzi

Lab Matters

Gene Editing and Embryology Facility at EMBL Rome

Editing the mouse genome to study SARS-CoV-2 infection

To study how SARS-CoV-2 infects cells, the Gene Editing and Embryology Facility (GEEF) at EMBL Rome will generate mice that express a human version…

By Rossana De Lorenzi


Foundation stone laid for EMBL Imaging Centre

Foundation stone ceremony for world-class high-resolution microscopy centre in…

By Mathias Jäger


Sarah Butcher EMBL-EBI Technical Team Leader

Welcome: Sarah Butcher

Building bridges between scientists and software…

By Oana Stroe

Lab Matters

Maria Garcia Alai at the Sample Preparation and Characterisation Facility at EMBL Hamburg. PHOTO: EMBL/Joanna Pieprzyk

Welcome: Maria Garcia Alai

The new head of facility at EMBL Hamburg will help users solve protein…

By Emma Steer


Ceremonial hand-over of the CSSB key:

CSSB: A new approach to infectious disease

Inside the Centre for Structural Systems…

By Rosemary Wilson


EMBL ATC lit up at night

40 years of Courses and Conferences

How the work of the Courses and Conferences team has changed over the…

By Annika Duda


Architect's rendering of the imaging centre building

Funding agreed for imaging centre

German state and federal governments agree funding for microscopy centre at EMBL…

By Annika Duda

Lab Matters

Mikhail Savitski. PHOTO: Marietta Schupp/EMBL Photolab

Welcome to EMBL: Mikhail Savitski

New head of Proteomics Core Facility also runs stability proteomics…

By Margaux Phares


Scientific twins

Collaborations shorten distance between EMBL Heidelberg, Germany, and CEITEC in Brno, Czech…

By Isabelle Kling


Behind the scenes: Audiovisual

Meet the secret timekeepers of EMBL events: AV technicians Sean Nightingale and Jan…

By Julie Heinecke



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