Project Description

Mr Gabriel Foley

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
The University of Queensland



Thursday 5 July 2018

Gabriel Foley completed a Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours Class I) in Bioinformatics and Innovation Management at The University of Queensland in 2015. He is now a third-year PhD Candidate supervised by A/Prof. Mikael Bodén and Prof. Elizabeth Gillam at UQ. His interests are in sequence alignment and ancestral sequence reconstruction of very large and diverse protein families. His PhD has seen the development of several bioinformatic tools designed to be used by protein engineers to facilitate the exploration of evolutionary histories.