Welcome to the Chair of Bioinformatics

Foto: Jens Meyer

Head: Prof. Dr. Sebastian Böcker

Office hours: nach Vereinbarung

Postal Address
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Institut für Informatik
Lehrstuhl für Bioinformatik
Ernst-Abbe-Platz 2
07743 Jena

Kathrin Schowtka
Room: 3404
Phone: +49-3641-9-46450
Fax: +49-3641-9-46452
Office hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30-16:00

This is the home page of the Boecker lab, headed by Prof. Sebastian Böcker. For e-mail or phone contact to a particular member of the chair see the members page.

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  • We are part of the HUMAN doctoral network (Harmonising and Unifying Blood Metabolomic Analysis Networks) funded by EU Horizon.
  • We are part of an ongoing project regarding the identification of pharmacologically active molecules using AS-MS (affinity selection-mass spectrometry). This project is funded by the Thüringer Aufbaubank on behalf of the Free State of Thuringia and with funds from the European Union (ERDF). Read more
  • The Bio Systems Analysis research group of Prof. Dr. Peter Dittrich is an independent research group which is also part of this Chair.
  • BioinfoWelten: Aktuelle Forschung verständlich erklärt.

How to find us

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Getting there by train: You will arrive either at Jena Westbahnhof or at Jena Paradies. Click on one of the links to find walking directions to our offices, walking distance is about 5 minutes. When you reach the intersection of Schillerstraße and Leutragraben, walk left into the tram tunnel trough the building. Use the second entrance on the left, about 10m behind the tunnel. Take the elevator, press 4. Walk through two glass doors and to the right.