UBIMOTIF is a joint training and research program with focus on identification, characterization and exploitation of short linear motifs in the ubiquitin system. The consortium includes 13 research groups and 6 partners from 10 European countries.
UBIMOTIF is funded by Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks (MSC-ITN) under the European Commission's Horizon 2020 programme, grant agreement 860517. The project started officially on 1 December 2019 and will run for four years.

Overview of the UBIMOTIF network


To build a European-wide network assembling outstanding scientists at the forefront of SLiM and ubiquitin biology.

Read about the project at the EU Commission CORDIS website


  • Train 15 highly skilled researchers ideally suited to support a European knowledge based economy.
  • Create strong long lasting links between relevant academic and industrial partners that will position European science and industry at the forefront of SLiM and ubiquitin research.
  • Explore novel therapeutic possibilities within the ubiquitin system that can contribute to the pipelines of European companies.