Magnus Fontes is PhD in Mathematics and an expert in bioinformatics, machine learning and mathematical & statistical modeling focused on the analysis and visualization of complex biomedical systems. His publications over the last decades cover cancer and infectious disease building on novel theoretical mathematical methods and algorithms. Fontes’industrial and academic experience include e.g.
- 2003-2014:Head of the Centre for Mathematical Sciences at Lund University, Lund, Sweden.
- 2014-2017:Director at the Centre for Bioinformatics,Biostatistics and Integrative Biology (C3BI), Institut Pasteur, Paris, France.
- 2018-2020 PrincipalScientist and Head of Systems Cancer Immunology, Cancer Immunology, Genentech, South San Francisco, CA, USA.
Fontes is Co-founder and member of the board of the bioinformatics software company Qlucore.