Daniel Almonacid

Daniel Almonacid

Clinical Biochemist from Universidad de Concepción (Chile), Doctor in Molecular Informatics from the University of Cambridge (UK), with postdoctoral training in Bioengineering at University of California San Francisco (US). 

Daniel is currently the VP of bioinformatics at uBiome Inc., where he leads several teams of computational chemists/biologists, bio– chem–informaticians, data curators and data engineers who are resolving important scientific and technical issues relating to: 1) Development of clinical microbiology diagnostic tests; 2) Functional/taxonomic annotation of proteins and genes; 3) Correlating taxa and metagenomic functions to different human health conditions.