Vilnius University Institute of Biochemistry is a research centre
more than 40 years focusing on investigation of biochemical and genetic principles of cell functioning (biocatalysis
and cell regulation), design and development of biosensors as well as synthesis of the biologically active compounds.
The staff of the Institute consists of experienced, qualified and competent more than 50 scientists, 18
doctoral students and more than 60 technical workers with expertise in the field of biochemistry, molecular
microbiology and cellular biology.
The Institute of Biochemistry operates at the interface between medicine, biology and chemistry to investigate the structure
of cells, biomolecules, (bio)materials.
Institute provides infrastructure for
postgraduate studies leading to Masters and PhD qualifications.