Institute of Genomics is lead by director, senior researcher Dr. Mait Metspalu, mait.metspalu [ät] ut.ee.
Institute of Genomics is made up of four departments:
• Estonian Genome Center: Science Centre gathers previous research groups of the University of Tartu Estonian Genome Centre
• Estonian Biocentre gathers previous research groups of the University of Tartu Estonian Biocentre
• Core Facility Core facility operates the laboratory e.g. performing genotyping and sequencing and performs genetic data analysis
• Estonian Genome Center collects genetic information about the Estonian population health and heridity, advances genetic research and applies findings in research in Estonian healthcare system