Francesc Castro Giner, Ph.D.

Francesc is a Senior Postdoctoral researcher in the Cancer Metastasis lab. Previously, he worked as a bioinformatics scientist at the Functional Genomics Centre of University of Zurich, Switzerland, and as a Postdoctoral researcher in cancer genomics at the Molecular and Population Genetics Laboratory of the Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, UK (see Findlay et al. Nature Communications, 2016, Castro-Giner et al. Nature Review Cancer, 2015, Davis et al. Nature Medicine, 2015). He has also been member of the National Centre for Genomic Analysis based on Barcelona, Spain (see Alioto et al. Nature Communications, 2015, Balbás-Martínez, Nature Genetics, 2013). Francesc earned his PhD from the University Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona, Spain, with a thesis focused on gene and environment interactions in complex disease.