is overseen by a Management Board, composed by the heads of all member institutions.

The Direction manages the day-to-day activities. It receives strategic advice from the Scientific Advisory Board.

The ELIXIR PT Node leadership represents Portugal and ensures the fullfillment of its commitment before the European ELIXIR consortium.

The operational branch of the infrastructure is divided into three categories:

  • Communities, which represent different life science domains (agro-food and forestry, sea, health).
  • Platforms, which represent different areas of activity transversal to the Communities (computing, training).
  • Services that the infrastructure provides to the overall community.