Gregor Mendel Institute of
Molecular Plant Biology GmbH

Dr. Bohr-Gasse 3
1030 Vienna, Austria

T: +43 1 79044-9000
F: +43 1 79044-9001
E: office(at)


Welcome to the
Gregor Mendel Institute

The Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology (GMI) was founded by the Austrian Academy of Sciences in 2000 to promote research excellence in the area of plant molecular biology. It is one of the few institutes worldwide that focuses on basic research using plants.

  • Visitor storm at Long Night of Research 2014
  • New review on microRNA functions from Nodine Group
  • GMI bei Lange Nacht der Forschung 2014
  • Events

    Whom to have sex with and whom not - the molecular basis of interspecific hybridization
    Ueli Grossniklaus
    Wed April 30 @12:30

    Lipids that polarize: Control of PIN-trafficking by phosphoinositides in Arabidopsis
    Ingo Heilmann
    May 9 @12:30

    Pollen embryogenesis and genome engineering in barley
    Jochen Kumlehn
    May 16 @12:30