Discover our approach to biological questions.
Led by expert group leaders, our research groups are at the forefront in modern life sciences.
Explore our work across science and technology to decode living systems.
A complete list of our publications and their open access details.
Discover what we have to offer and how you can work with us.
Supporting the design, generation and exploitation of compounds and bioactives obtained from plants and microbes.
We host world-class labs and state-of-the-art computing facilities in our national resource for bioscience.
Bespoke genomic services across next-gen sequencing and bioinformatics, delivered by genome experts.
Our computing facilities are cutting-edge and dedicated to advancing bioscience.
Explore our software and datasets which enable the bioscience community to do better science.
Browse through our upcoming and past events.
Hands-on training courses and workshops in cutting edge genomics, bioinformatics and high-performance computing.
Covering our science and technology advances through seminars, conferences and symposia.
Sharing our research and expertise with industrial partners.
Supporting the development of skills and sharing of best practice, workflows and pipelines.
Communicating our research to inspire learning.
Our upcoming and past events promoting science communication.
Catch up on our latest news and browse the press archive.
Find out how we are contributing to the major challenges of our time.
Explore our science and impact around the world through beautiful and engaging stories.
Filter by tags
Filter by content type
Quick read | 10 min READ
Your vote will help us identify genes that enable birds to survive, allowing individuals with disease-resistant genetic profiles to be bred and released on the isle of Mauritius.
Video | 3 min READ
Here at EI we celebrate the best of science, technology, engineering and maths as part of British Science Week UK 2017.
Opinion | 5 min READ
Nuffield Research Programme student Sophie Kirkwood tells us what it was like to work at EI and how it has influenced her decision to embark upon a STEM career.
Update | 8 min READ
Our funding scheme promotes major research in health, nutrition and food security through multidisciplinary expertise in academia and industry.
Feature | 5 min READ
You don’t have to be a farmer to appreciate how annoying aphids can be. Anyone trying to maintain a garden has probably suffered some form of infestation.
Update | 3 min READ
Feature | 8 min READ
2017 has swung in with full force and springtime is now just around the corner. We thought we’d look back on which of our articles, features and news stories were most popular in 2016.
Update | 5 min READ