Dr. Paola Flórez de Sessions

Dr. Paola Flórez de Sessions
Platform leader, GIS Efficient Rapid Microbial Sequencing (GERMS), Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS), A*STAR

GERMS is a GIS platform that provides comprehensive genomics solutions for studying the role of microbes in human health and diseases. The GERMS platform integrates GIS’ extensive experimental and analytical expertise in the study of viruses, bacteria, fungi, parasites and microbiomes. The platform supports large cohort studies involving genome sequencing, transcriptomics, functional genomics, metagenomics as well as custom applications. We partner with research and clinical groups around the world to study health and infection in single patients to whole hospitals, communities and beyond.