ELIXIR Germany

The ELIXIR Node in Germany is run by de.NBI, the German Network for Bioinformatics Infrastructure, which has been established to coordinate bioinformatics service provision across Germany.

It brings together expertise and resources through dedicated service centres in areas such as microbes, integrative bioinformatics, data management, crop bioinformatics, human genomics and proteomics. de.NBI is coordinated from Bielefeld University and includes over twenty partner institutes across Germany.

German members of the ELIXIR Board

Søren Brunak
Prof Rolf Backofen
Alexander Goesmann
Prof Alexander Goesmann

Head of Node

Alfred Pühler

Technical Coordinator

Rolf Backofen
Rolf Backofen

Training Coordinator

Oliver Kohlbacher
Oliver Kohlbacher


Participating institutes

Lead institute


Name Type of service
de.NBI cloud ComputeCloud