The not so secret source of bioinformatics

Presented by James Ferguson
Monday 11:10 a.m.–11:35 a.m. in Collaborative Lecture Theatre CB11.00.405
Target audience: User

Abstract

The not so secret source of bioinformatics

Presented by

James Ferguson

James is a Genomic Systems Analyst at the Garvan Institute, working within the Genomic Technologies Group, who aim to ensure that the Garvan Institute is at the cutting edge of the rapidly evolving genomics technology landscape by evaluating new sequencing platforms, developing new methodologies, and translating these applications into clinical and commercial settings. James has a non traditional background, bringing skills in information security, pathology, biohacking, and programming, to the diverse world of bioinformatics and is a big supporter of open source within this field.