Human Genetics Human Genetics

Research conducted in human population and diversity, genetic diseases and genetic association studies.

Human Genetics Infectious Diseases

Research activities in tropical and emerging infectious diseases such as malaria, dengue and hepatitis.

Human Genetics Genetic Biodiversity

Activities include species and marine microbes strain identification, and wildlife population studies.

Human Genetics Training & Education

Eijkman Institute provides training as well as supervision for under- and post-graduate student projects.

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Latest News

Nov. 10, 2018
Eijkman’s Female Scientist Granted 2018 L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science Award
Korri Elvanita El Khobar, PhD received the Indonesia 2018 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women In Science.
Sept. 4, 2018
Eijkman Institute’s Scientist Received 2018 International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID) Research Grants
Scientist from Eijkman Institute’s Molecular Bacteriology Unit, Ms. Wa Ode Dwi Daningrat (Dwi) received 2018 International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID) Research Grants
July 17, 2018
Prof. David Handojo Muljono appointed as Fellow of AASLD
Eijkman Institute’s Deputy Director and Hepatitis Unit group leader, Prof. David Handojo Muljono, has been awarded with the designation as Fellow of American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)
July 2, 2018
Eijkman Institute's Scientists completed their WIPO-BVGH-funded Sabbatical Fellowships
Eijkman's scientists completed their sabbatical fellowships at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute (WEHI), Melbourne, Australia. They're conducting advanced research on fighting against Malaria and Dengue.
April 26, 2018
The Inauguration of Eijkman Institute's National Genome Center (Pusat Genom Nasional)
The Minister of Research, Technology, and Higher Education of The Republic of Indonesia inaugurated the National Genome Center (Pusat Genom Nasional) of Eijkman Institute for Molecular Biology
April 25, 2018
Celebrating World Malaria Day, 25 April 2018
Malaria Pathogenesis Unit held a mini seminar.
April 23, 2018
Eijkman Institute’s Scientist Received 2018 Robert Austrian Research Awards
Awards ceremony was held during the 11th International Symposium on Pneumococci and Pneumococcal Diseases (ISPPD-11), Melbourne 15-19 April 2018.
March 26, 2018
Eijkman Institute and Udayana University signed a joint research collaboration agreement
Research focus on genetic, nutrition, non-Infectious diseases, and microbiota of Balinese people
March 6, 2018
Eijkman’s scientist received the 24th Indonesia Toray Scientific Research Grant (ITSRG)
The current achievement added a list of ITSF research grants received by Eijkman’s scientists since 1995
Jan. 19, 2018
PUBLIC LECTURE with Professor Michael Fenech
Free public lecture for doctors, nutritionist and molecular biologists
March 8, 2017
SPECIAL LECTURE by Professor David Lambert of Griffith University Australia
Ancient and Contemporary Indigenous Genomics of Aboriginal Australians
Aug. 20, 2016
Eijkman Institute Receives Achmad Bakrie Award
Appreciation for Eijkman Institute's decades long contribution in medical science in Indonesia.
May 26, 2016
Special Presentation: Population Dynamics and Community Recovery in Aceh after the Indian Ocean Tsunami
How does tsunami-affected population strive to live and how does it impact the population structure over the next five years after the disaster? Does genetic change occur and does it affect survivability?
May 2, 2016
Minister of Education for the State of Western Australia visited Eijkman Institute
Honourable Peter Collier MLC, Minister of Education for the State of Western Australia visited Eijkman Institute to discuss potential collaboration and raise awareness of medical molecular biology and biotechnology in the Western Australian universities.
April 28, 2016
DIPI-MRC workshop at Eijkman Institute
DIPI-MRC workshop, an opportunity for Indonesian researchers to meet researchers from UK institutions and explore opportunities for research collaborations was held at Eijkman Institute.
April 26, 2016
Eijkman Institute and University of Queensland Signs A Memorandum of Understanding
EIMB and UQ signed an MoU to strengthen collaborations on teaching, learning, and research activities.
April 7, 2016
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Retno Marsudi, Visited Eijkman Institute
Ministry of Foreign Affairs discussed forensic DNA, human population genetic studies, and emerging infectious diseases research on her informal visit to Eijkman Institute.
March 16, 2016
Ambassador and Delegates of Switzerland visited Eijkman Institute
Swiss State Secretary for Education, Research and Innovation, Swiss Ambassador to Indonesia, Board member Novartis AG Basel, and Representatives from Universities in Switzerland visited Eijkman Institute.
March 14, 2016
SPECIAL LECTURES by Professor Barry Marshall and Professor Bruce Robinson
Prof. Barry Marshall (Nobel Laureate in Medicine 2005) and Prof. Bruce Robinson shared insights about cancer and edible vaccines.
March 9, 2016
BSL-3 Workshop 2016; Biosafety for Emerging Viruses: Policy and Practice
The Eijkman Institute for Molecular Indonesia and US-CDC Fort Collins are organizing a BSL-3 Workshop; Biosafety for Emerging Viruses: Policy and Practice. on 7th-9th March 2016 at the Eijkman Institute for Molecular Biology, Jakarta.