Alex Mitchell is co-ordinator for the InterPro and EBI Metagenomics databases at EMBL-EBI. He obtained his DPhil in pharmacology from the University of Oxford, and was previously employed as a molecular biologist at the Institute of Psychiatry. He moved to the University of Manchester to work on protein sequence analysis and functional classification, before joining EMBL-EBI in 2011.
Amaia Sangrador is a curator for InterPro at the European Bioinformatics Institute in Cambridge, UK. She joined EMBL-EBI in 2010. She has a PhD in Molecular Biology and has been involved in several research projects in the areas of immunology and comparative genomics.