Fran Lewitter, Head of Biocomputing, Whitehead Institute | GenomeWeb

AT A GLANCE: PhD in human biology/ genetics from the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Worked on the GenBank project during its first five years and the first release of the Genome Database. Co-founded the Genetic Counseling program at Brandeis University. Built a biocomputing department to support Whitehead’s basic research labs.

Enjoys hiking, tennis, and playing the double bass.

QWhere will bioinformatics be in two years? Five years?

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