Institute of Biochemistry is a research centre at Vilnius
University focusing on investigation of biochemical and genetic principles of
cell functioning - genetic engineering, biocatalysis, signaling and cell
regulation, basic and applied aspects of enzyme chemistry, biosensor design,
synthesis of the organic compounds.
The staff of the Institute consists of experienced, qualified and competent more than 50 scientists,
doctoral students with expertise in the field of biochemistry, microbiology, cellular biology and chemistry.
The Institute of Biochemistry operates at the interface between medicine, biology and chemistry to investigate the structure
of cells, biomolecules, (bio)materials.
Institute provides infrastructure for
postgraduate studies leading to Masters and PhD qualifications.