The Genomics and Bioinformatics Service (SGB) is a research support service for all members of the UAB, both from the campus and from the “esfera”, and also for other public and private institutions.
It was created by fusioning the expertise and the equipment from two services highly interconnected, genomics and bioinformatics, in order to promote them and improve in research and innovation.
The SGB has participated in a large variety of basic and applied research projects, both by performing experiments and assessing the experiment design and the analysis of results.

The fields of work of SGB are:

  • Biotechnology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Computational Genomics
  • Biomedicine
  • Nanotechnology
  • Metagenomics
  • Agrigenomics
  • Environment

Scientific and technical support to research groups at the UAB, UAB area and external ones, to boost research, innovation and trainingin the areas of Genomics and Bioinformatics.


Being a reference core facility for the scientific community at UAB and other universities and research centres and UAB area and for biotechnology companies, clinical and pharmaceutical industries.


The bet for a quality service
Respect to our clients
The commitment to personalized and close service to the researcher

Strategic lines

Offer a quality service by optimizing available resources, ensuring confidentiality,compliance-oriented requirements and performing the activites while respecting the environment
Development, training, innovation and promotion of leading DNA and Microarray technologies and bioinformatic tools and procedures applied to genomic analysis.
Promote staff involvement and SGB values through theri motivation and awareness while ensuring their competence

Working time: 8:30am to 16:30pm from Monday to Friday
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