Westerdijk Fungal Biodiversity Institute

Uppsalalaan 8
3584 CT Utrecht
The Netherlands


The Westerdijk Fungal Biodiversity Institute maintains a world-renowned collection of living filamentous fungi, yeasts and bacteria. 

The Institute's research programs principally focus on the taxonomy and evolution of fungi as well as on functional aspects of fungal biology and ecology, increasingly making use of molecular and genomics approaches. The institute employs circa 70 personnel, among whom 20 scientists. 


Ronald de Vries  +31 302122600