The Czech National Infrastructure for Biological Data is comprised of 14 consortium partners.  Each partner is a research performing organization from the Czech Republic, and the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Czech Academy of Sciences acts as its coordinating body. The strength of ELIXIR CZ is derived from a unique network of top-level Czech expert teams collaborating to address the dynamic development of life sciences and bioinformatics in the last decades.  Advanced facilities and constant improvements and modernization of ELIXIR CZ’s services facilitate the cross-disciplinary research necessary to foster breakthrough discoveries and to tackle new societal challenges.