About the Node

ELIXIR-LU is the Luxembourgish node within the ELIXIR infrastructure and is based at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg. ELIXIR-LU is the Node for Translational Medicine data, i.e. integrated molecular and clinical data. It aims to meet with the increasing demand for IT services in biology and medicine, and interface with both the pharmaceutical industry and the clinical healthcare.

The ELIXIR-LU team consists of members of the LCSB Bioinformatics Core. This group has extensive experience in the field of bioinformatics, computational, structural and systems biology, is involved in several national and international projects on Translational Medicine and have both academic and industrial track-record. For example, the team is currently building up the first international Translational Medicine repositories in the area of Parkinson’s disease and epilepsy.