Francesco Marabita

Francesco Marabita


I am a Senior Bioinformatician at KI - SciLifeLab
I have a background in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics.

About me

Senior Bioinformatician, Precision Cancer Medicine group (Olli Kallioniemi),  SciLifeLab - Deparment of Oncology-Pathology

In my current research position, I target the resolution of biological questions through integrative bioinformatics, with a focus on personalized health and multiomics. I have been involved in developing and testing different analysis pipelines but most importantly in evaluating biological questions through comprehensive data analysis.

Research description

Current research:

  • Functional precision medicine. Responsible for design, implementation and supervision of analysis plans to characterize the ex vivo AML drug sensitivity landscape using multiomics data integration.
  • Precision health. Dimensions of human health revealed through multiomics and digital monitoring during lifestyle changes

Teaching portfolio

Past courses

  • Karolinksa Institutet Doctoral course 2667 - Practical course in microarray data analysis (course material)
  • Karolinksa Institutet Doctoral course 2570 – Introduction to R statistical analysis for biologists
  • Karolinksa Institutet Doctoral course 2601 – Epigenetics and its Applications in Clinical Research


2007 - MSc in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

2011 - PhD in Translational and Molecular Medicine