Vilnius University

Proteomics Center

Lithuanian Biochemical Society


Vilnius University
Life Sciences Center
Institute of Biochemistry


Sauletekio av. 7   
LT-10257 Vilnius

Phone: +370 5 223 4381

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, 30 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 and function of cells, biomolecules, (bio)materials.

Institute provides infrastructure for postgraduate studies leading to Masters and PhD qualifications.