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Welcome to the Laboratory of Computational Systems Biotechnology (LCSB)!

At the LCSB, we work at the interface of synthetic and systems biology to identify the design principles of biological processes for medical and biotechnological applications.

Our research areas of interest include:

Cellular Networks Kinetic Modelling Novel Biotransformations
The Atlas of Biochemistry
The Atlas of Biochemistry
The Atlas of Biochemistry

Click on the pictures and learn more about our ongoing research.


Scientists at the University of Bern, Umeå University, and EPFL have for the first time systematically investigated the genome of the malaria parasite throughout its life cycle. The researchers identified hundreds of potential drug targets that are urgently needed to eradicate the disease. (14.11.19)