Dr Fredrick Mobegi

Academic Status

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Flinders Medical Centre
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

I'm bioinformatician with experience in microbial and cancer genomics, with a range of skills including (meta)genomics data analysis and integration in studying novel bacterial pathogens and cancers, genotype-phenotype correlation, RNAseq analysis, molecular epidemiology, and microbial population genomics.

Qualifications

PhD: Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands

M.Sc. Bioinformatics: Wageningen University & Research Center, The Netherlands

B.Sc. Biochemistry: Kenyatta University, Kenya

Honours, awards and grants

Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (Academy Ter Meulen Grant 2014)

B.Sc. Biochemistry (Honors)

Research expertise
Medical biotechnology
Microbiology
Molecular biology
Other biological sciences
Statistics
Research interests

My research interests are in health/medical bioinformatics, with a special focus on microbial communities and their interactions with the hosts. I aim to integrate and translate bioinformatics tools for genomic sequencing data analysis into basic applications in healthcare and translational research.

Teaching interests

Courses in bioinformatics, including but not limited to microbial genomics, programming (Perl/Python/R), and applied microbiology.

Publications
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Bacteria
Medical research
Molecular biology
Bioinformatics
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Interests
  • Bioinformatics

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