Marcin von GrotthussSenior Computational Scientist at Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, USA
Marcin von Grotthuss is a Senior Computational Scientists at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. He earned the Ph.D. in bioinformatics at Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands and gained his professional experiences at: Sanford-Burnham Institute (La Jolla), University of Washington (Seattle), Harvard University, University of Cambridge, University of California Irvine, and the Brigham and Women’s Hospital / Harvard Medical School. In his work, initially, he applied machine-learning technics to estimate biomedical properties of small molecules. Next, he worked on distant sequence-structure-function relationships in proteins. After that, he was focused on genomics of model organisms and human genetics (1000 Genomes Project). Currently, he develops knowledge portals for complex traits like type 2 diabetes, stroke, and cardiovascular diseases. And he is one of the instrumental scientists in the consortium that builds a Biomedical Data Translator.