About Us


NFDI4Microbiota is a consortium that is part of the German NFDI (National research Data Infrastructure). The vision of the NFDI4Microbiota consortium is that researchers in microbiology (including bacteriology, virology, protistology, mycology and parasitology) can translate research data easily into a deep understanding of microbial species and their interactions on a molecular level.


The mission of the NFDI4Microbiota consortium is to be the central hub in Germany for supporting the microbiology community with access to data, analysis services, data/metadata standards and training.

Aims and objectives

The aims and objectives of NFDI4Microbiota are: