Meet our Director: Lars Steinmetz

Lars is the director of the Life Science Alliance.

With his joint position as a Senior Scientist in the Genome Biology Unit at EMBL and Professor of Genetics at Stanford, Lars has first hand experience of the benefits that come from working across Europe and the US, and is the bridge linking the two institutions. We caught up with him to hear more about what motivated him to start the Alliance, his career as a transatlantic scientist and what we are looking for in our bridging excellence fellows.

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The Life Science Alliance hosts the first joint workshop in Structural Biology

In early May some of the top researchers in structural biology from EMBL and Stanford gathered for the first joint workshop in structural biology.

Organized by Matthias Wilmanns and Keith Hodgson, the aim was to encourage researchers to talk and think about common areas of opportunities and challenges. Read more about hot topics in structural biology, discussions on the future of the field and plans for collaboration.



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