Alex Mitchell

Curation co-ordinator, InterPro and EBI Metagenomics

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

Scientific curator, InterPro

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.

Mindi Sehra

EMBL-EBI ALUMNI Scientific Training Officer - eLearning Content Developer

Mindi Sehra was the Scientific Training Officer (eLearning) for the Outreach and Training Team at EMBL-EBI. Mindi was responsible for expanding and consolidating the EBI’s range of online training materials and monitoring and maintaining the portal, which includes investigating ways to exploit electronic technologies. Mindi completed a Genetics Degree at Sheffield University before moving into genome analysis at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. She completed a MSc in Medical Genetics and Immunology at Brunel University, her thesis on the Swine Leukocyte Antigen secured her a position in the Human and Vertebrate Annotation and Analysis group as a computer biologist. She then joined the UniProt team at the EBI as a protein curator working on automatic and manual annotation.