Mathieu Almeida, PhD

INRAE MetaGenoPolis Institute

Mathieu is a Research Fellow at INRAE MetaGenoPolis Institute (France). He studied bioinformatics at the Université Paris Diderot and specialized in food and digestive microbiota analysis during his PhD with Dr. Pierre Renault at the INRAE Micalis Institute. He then joined Dr. Mihai Pop’s team Institute at the Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, University of Maryland, College Park (USA) as a postdoctoral student and developed bioinformatic metagenomic binning and assembly software. Before coming back to France, he joined Dr. O. Colin Stine’s laboratory at the University of Maryland Medical School, Baltimore (USA) where he performed epidemiological analysis on pathogens associated with diarrheal disease.