Funding sources

The Vienna Drosophila Resource Center (VDRC) is part of the Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities (VBCF), a non-profit research infrastructure, publicly funded by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research, and the City of Vienna via the Vienna Business Agency.

Fees for use of the resources provide approximately 50% of the cost of VDRC services with the remaining 50% coming from VBCF funding.

Our shareholders are Vienna BioCenter, MFPL, IMBA and GMI