Australia is the first Associate Member of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL). EMBL Australia provides Australian researchers access to EMBL through activities such as funded research positions, collaborative ventures and the formation of research institutes.
EMBL Australia aims to foster and enhance Australian research quality through the development of world-class scientific leaders. Its primary activities are:
- First-class scientific training and collaboration
- Establishing an EMBL Australia Partner Laboratory Network (PLN)
- Exchanging infrastructure, services, resources, and expertise between Europe and Australia
- Pursuing new opportunities in co-funding research