Fabian Theis

His Work

Fabian Theis’ research focus is on machine learning methods applied to biological questions, in particular for modeling single cell heterogeneities, as well as multi-omics data integtration in the context of systems medicine.

About Fabian

Fabian Theis has MSc degrees in Mathematics and Physics and PhD degrees in Physics and Computer Science. After research stays in Granada (Spain), Wako/Tokyo (Japan) and the Florida State University he received a Bernstein fellowship in 2006 and headed a junior research group at the Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience (MPI Göttingen). In summer 2007, Fabian became junior group leader of ‘Computational Modeling in Biology’ at at the Helmholtz Zentrum München. In 2010 he was awarded an ERC starting grant and since 2013 he is director of the Institute of Computational Biology at the Helmholtz Zentrum München and full professor at the Technical University of Munich holding the chair ‘Mathematical Modelling of Biological Systems’.

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