EU-LIFE contributes to the improvement of research by influencing European science policies and by developing, implementing and disseminating best practices in the organisation and management of research institutes.
We implement a number of concrete actions, including:

  • Advocating for excellence in life sciences research
  • Contributing to European and International research policies 
  • Developing and disseminating best practices in science and science-related areas, such as advanced training, science communication, technology transfer, and funding strategies.
  • Promoting fruitful institutional and scientific collaborations within and outside EU-LIFE

Lastest News

Dirk Inzé, Director of the Center for Plant Systems Biology of EU-LIFE member VIB, appointed to the ERC Scientific Council

With Nektarios Tavernarakis, Research Director at the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (IMBB-FORTH), Vice-President of the European Research Council, and Geneviève Almouzni, honorary director of the Research Center of the Institut Curie, there are now three leading scientists of EU-LIFE institutes appointed active members of the ERC Scientific Council.