EMBO stands for excellence in the life sciences.
EMBO is an organization of more than 1700 leading researchers
that promotes excellence in the life sciences. The major goals of the
organization are to support talented researchers at all stages of their
careers, stimulate the exchange of scientific information, and help
build a European research environment where scientists can achieve their
EMBO helps young scientists to advance their research, promote their international reputations and ensure their mobility. Courses, workshops, conferences and EMBO Press publications
disseminate the latest research and offer training in techniques to
maintain high standards of excellence in research practice. EMBO helps
to shape science policy by seeking input and feedback from our community and by following closely the trends in science in Europe.