Since August 2014 Egils Stalidzans, Agris Pentjuss, Martins Mednis and Ivars Mozga have been senior researchers in microbiology at Institute of Microbiology and Biotechnology, University of Latvia. Our members are working at two different biotechnology related projects. There are good future perspectives to develop further collaboration in national and international projects. The decision to establish Computational Systems Biology group was made on February 16, 2015 by Uldis Kalnenieks, Agris Pentjuss and Egils Stalidzans. Information about the new group was published on the institute's website.