- IGB Main Navigation
- IGB Home
- Biosystems Design
- Business, Economics, and Law of Genomic Biology
- Cellular Decision Making in Cancer
- Genomic Ecology of Global Change
- Gene Networks in Neural & Developmental Plasticity
- Mining Microbial Genomes
- Regenerative Biology & Tissue Engineering
- Energy Biosciences Institute
- Center for Nutrition, Learning, and Memory
- CompGen initiative
- Archaea and Carl Woese
Interdisciplinary Genomic Research
The mission of the Institute for Genomic Biology is to advance life science research at the University of Illinois and to stimulate bio-economic development in the state of Illinois, capitalizing on recent advances in genome science and technology.
Delve Deeper into The IGB's Research Themes »
A UNIQUE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT
The IGB provides learning opportunities for hundreds of graduate and undergraduate students each year, as well as educating the community with workshops, camps, symposia, and special programs and events.
More info on our educational aspects »
- Facilities & Services
The IGB has provided a solid foundation for future growth in the state of Illinois. Our scientists have generated more than 75 invention disclosures, 35 patent applications, and over a thousand scholarly journal articles since the founding of the Institute.
Read More About Our News »