The subjects of research conducted at the Institute allow to significantly contribute to the development of biological sciences, starting from molecular biology through the cellular and organism level. We combine state-of-the-art research approaches with the use of precise tools and methods and with the achievements of computational biology and bioinformatics to implement ambitious and interdisciplinary research projects responding to the challenges of modern biology and medicine.
Nencki Institute started its activity in 1918 and is currently one of the largest non-university biological research centres in Poland. As a result of the parametric evaluation, the Institute obtained the category A+.
The highest level of conducted experimental works, excellent publications, high efficiency in obtaining external funds for scientific research and strong links with world science place Nencki Institute among the leading biological institutions in Europe. The scientific achievements of the Institute are appreciated by scientific international bodies. Institute was selected by EMBL to settle here one of its International Research Agendas and by the Max Planck Society to host two Centres of Scientific Excellence.