Associate DirectorGenome Institute of Singapore
Niranjan Nagarajan is an Associate Director and a Senior Group Leader at A*STAR’s Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS), and an Associate Professor at the Department of Medicine and Department of Computer Science at the National University of Singapore. His research focuses on developing cutting edge genome analytic tools and using them to study the role of microbial communities in human health. Nagarajan received a BA degree in Computer Science and Mathematics from Ohio Wesleyan University in 2000, and a PhD degree in Computer Science from Cornell University in 2006. He carried out his postdoctoral research in the Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology at the University of Maryland, working on problems in genome assembly and metagenomics.
The dark side of antibiotics and what we can do about it8 Mar 2021
Understanding the impact of antibiotics on both infants and adults could help restore the delicate
Unraveling the gut microbial food web24 Feb 2021
Keystone bacterial species help to restore gut microbial diversity after treatment with antibiotics, paving the
The hospital bugs that never get discharged23 Sep 2020
An extensive survey of pathogens in hospital environments finds distinct microbial communities enriched for multidrug