Computational Genomics

Evolutionary Genomics

Mission statement

Research in our group focuses on the use of comparative genomics and large-scale data analysis to gain an understanding on the evolution of genes and genomes and to predict functional elements. Mar Albà joined UPF as Ramón y Cajal in 2002, and in October 2005 she was appointed ICREA Research Professor at FIMIM. She also helds an Associated Professor position within UPF. He has a PhD in Biological Sciences and worked at University College London and Medical Research Council (UK) during the period 1997-2001.She has published 33 articles in peer-reviewd journals, and contributed to 5 book chapters. Mar Albà coordinates the Evolutionary Genomics group which includes several PhD students.

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