Head of Bioinformatics

Translational Bioinformatics

Emanuele joined the Biomedical Research Centre in 2013. He holds a PhD in biochemistry and has extensive knowledge in applied bioinformatics and cancer research gained across biotech, pharma and academia.

In the course of his career he has taken part and directed the development of open source and commercial software for the analysis of protein structures, microarray data, pathways and DNA polymorphisms and led a number of cancer targets, biomarkers and drug discovery programmes.

Following several years in industry (LION Bioscience, Merck MRL),  Emanuele joined the Breakthrough Breast Cancer Research Unit of King’s College London in 2009, where he worked with his team on the genomics and bioinformatics analysis of basal-like breast cancer and the identification of novel candidate targets and predictive biomarkers.