ELIXIR's activities are divided into five areas called 'Platforms'. These are Data, Tools, Interoperability, Compute and Training. The Platforms are managed by Platform leaders and the work is carried out by groups within the Platforms.
Aims to identify key data resources across Europe and support the linkages between data and literature
Helps researchers find the best software tools to analyse their data.
Develops services to make it easier to store, share and analyse large datasets.
Develops and encourages the adoption of standards to describe life science data.
Helps scientists and developers find the training they need, and also provides that training.