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Infrastructure for Systems Biology – Europe

Launched in September 2012, the ISBE project is funded by the European Commission under the FP7 capacities programme as a 'preparatory phase project'.

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The project aims to establish the 'Infrastructure for Systems Biology – Europe' (ISBE) that will:


There are 23 participant organisations from 11 different countries.


BBSRC is leading the ISBE Funding, Governance and Legal work package (work package 11)

In order to establish viable, long term, sustainable, funding and a legal framework, ISBE must build upon the strategic activities of European national funding agencies and engage with them in exploring opportunities for support.

The objectives of work package 11 are:


ISBE is structured in 12 work packages: