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Meet our Director: Lars Steinmetz

Lars is the director of the Life Science Alliance.

With his joint position as a Senior Scientist in the Genome Biology Unit at EMBL and Professor of Genetics at Stanford, Lars has first hand experience of the benefits that come from working across Europe and the US, and is the bridge linking the two institutions. We caught up with him to hear more about what motivated him to start the Alliance, his career as a transatlantic scientist and what we are looking for in our bridging excellence fellows.

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Online Course: Modern Statistics for Modern Biology

Susan Holmes, Professor of Statistics at Stanford University and Wolfgang Huber, Group Leader and Senior Scientist at EMBL are taking their teaching online! 

We are pleased to support Susan and Wolfgang's online mini-course complete with lectures, labs and practical exercises to take your learning to the next level. The course is open to all researchers at EMBL and Stanford. 



Sharing knowledge for the advancement of revolutionary biomedical research


Working together to accelerate progress and scientific discovery.


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