Study Bioinformatics with us at the ZBI

9 Bioinformatics Research Groups

Internationally attractive degree programs

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What is Bioinformatics?

Bioinformatics is an interdisciplinary scientific discipline with parts of the subjects biology and computer science, but also medicine, chemistry, pharmacy, physics and mathematics.
The first draft sequence of the human genome, 15 years ago, marked a milestone in biology.

Why study at ZBI?

We are one of the largest and most successful bioinformatics institutes in Germany 

Saarbrücken and Homburg Campus

Bioinformatics Research

Building bridges from basic research to application


Biomedical Applications

At the Center for Bioinformatics, the focus is on the development and application of bioinformatics methods to problems in biology, pharmacy and medicine. More information on specific projects can be found on the individual pages of our research groups.

Career Prospects

The Center for Bioinformatics focuses on supporting young students and scientists at all career stages. Our graduates pursue successful careers at leading research institutions and companies worldwide.

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