Organisation profile

Organisation profile

The Hubrecht Institute for Developmental Biology and Stem Cell Research focused on developmental and stem cell biology. It encompasses 20 research groups that perform fundamental and multidisciplinary research, both in healthy systems and disease models.

Since 2008, the institute is affiliated with the University Medical Center Utrecht, advancing the translation of research to the clinic. The Hubrecht Institute has a partnership with the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL).

What international experts say about the Hubrecht Institute

In 2015, an international assessment committee judged the Hubrecht Institute to be ‘excellent’. Download the assessment report here. (For other documents, see the sidebar on this page.)



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