Sponsors & Partners

  • GenMed

    The Laboratory of Excellence in Medical Genomics, GENMED, aims to promote the development of competitive research projects in human diseases both nationally and internationally. Thus, GENMED evaluates, develops and implements, in a high throughput production context, next generation technologies and methodologies combined with integrated genomic data analysis.

  • France Génomique

    FRANCE GENOMIQUE infrastructure brings together the capacities and expertise of the main French genomic and bioinformatics platforms.
    France Génomique provides researchers from both academia and industry with access to the most advanced technology platforms in France, together with advice and support for their projects, expertise of the highest level and a multidisciplinary network of skills, as well as the opportunity to participate in ambitious projects at national and international level.

  • CEA

    The Institute François JACOB of the CEA consists of 2 internationally reputed genomic platforms : Genoscope and the CNRGH, created in Evry at the end of the 1990s. As was the case for Genoscope and the CNRGH from the outset, the mission of the IG is to ensure, for the benefit of the national scientific community, massive production, processing and analysis of genomic data (sequencing or genotyping) in the context of cooperative programs and its own projects.

  • IFB

    The French Institute of Bioinformatics (referred to as IFB hereafter) is a national service infrastructure in bioinformatics that was created following the call for proposals, “National Infrastructures in Biology and Health”, of the “Investments for the Future” initiative (ANR-11-INBS-0013). IFB’s principal mission is to provide basic services and resources in bioinformatics for scientists and engineers working in the life sciences. IFB is the French node of the European research infrastructure, ELIXIR.

  • Région Île de France

    La Région Île de France agit dans la plupart des domaines qui concernent l’action des 12 millions de Franciliens : les transports, les lycées, l’apprentissage, le développement économique, l’environnement…

  • CNRS

    The National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), is a public organization under the responsibility of the French Ministry of Education and Research. As the largest fundamental research organization in Europe, the CNRS carries out research in all fields of knowledge, through its ten institutes

  • INRA

    French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) is Europe’s top agricultural research institute and the world’s number two centre for the agricultural sciences. Its scientists are working towards solutions for society’s major challenges. 


    INRAE is France’s new National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment, created on January 1, 2020, It was formed by the merger of INRA, the National Institute for Agricultural Research, and IRSTEA, the National Research Institute of Science and Technology for the Environment and Agriculture.


    At EMBL-EBI, we make the world’s public biological data freely available to the scientific community via a range of services and tools, perform basic research and provide professional training in bioinformatics.