Melissa Burke

Scientific Training Officer (e-learning): Training Team

Melissa is the Scientific Training Officer (e-learning) for the Training Team at the EMBL-EBI.  She joined the Training Team in July 2016 after having worked as a Scientific Curator for ArrayExpress/Expression Atlas at the EMBL-EBI. She has a PhD in Molecular Parasitology and has worked internationally as a postdoctoral researcher specialising in the functional genomics of infectious diseases.

Functional Genomics and Gene Expression Groups

The EBI’s Functional Genomics and Gene Expression groups develop and maintain the EBI’s functional genomic resources, including ArrayExpress and Expression Atlas.


ArrayExpress is supported by the member states of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory, the European Commission (EuroCanPlatform) and the Wellcome Trust.