Matt Wood

Matt Wood
Head of Production Software, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute


Matt Wood heads up software development at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, where he is responsible for the software that drives the Institute’s world class sequencing facility and putting that biological data to work to further our knowledge of health and disease.


10:45–11:30 Thursday, 4-09-2008
Location: Saal Maritim A Level: Intermediate
Matt Wood (Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute)
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