BIIT Research group

The Bioinformatics, Algorithmics, and Data Mining group BIIT led by prof. Jaak Vilo is a joint research group between the Department of Computer Science (University of Tartu), Quretec, and the Estonian Biocenter. Our main research topics and capabilities include the gene regulation, gene expression data analysis, biological data mining, systems biology, combinatorial pattern matching, developing software for biomedical research databases, as well as partnering in stem cell and cancer related projects. 




Current Active Research Grants

Main Contact

Prof. Jaak Vilo
Institute of Computer Science
University of Tartu
Liivi 2
50409 Tartu


How to reach us?


Fly to Tallinn (or take a boat from Helsinki or Stockholm), take a taxi to Bus station and catch a coach to Tartu.

See the map of Tartu - from bus station to the Liivi 2 by car. By foot take the shortcut using Vallikraavi st.

Map with aerial photo (Older map)
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