Prof. Noam Shomron
Professor Noam Shomron heads the Genomic Intelligence Research Laboratory at the Faculty of Medicine at Tel Aviv University. Prior to his appointment, he had trained at MIT. At Tel Aviv University, Shomron leads a multidisciplinary team of scientists consisting of biologists, physicians and bioinformaticians. The team develops computational methods for parsing big-data in the bio-medical field successfully publishing more than 150 scientific papers and applying for more than 30 patents. Shomron’s aim is to deepen understanding of development of diseases in order to translate information into clinical reality. Shomron is also the Editor-in-Chief of ‘Genetics Research’, the Director of Rare-Genomics Israel, and the Co-founder of several Biotech companies.