Ville Pimenoff

Affiliated to research

Metagenomics and phylodynamic of microbiomes and pathogen exposure in humans.

About me

Senior Research fellow, Karolinska Institutet, 2020-present.

•Metagenomic bioinformatics, Bayesian inference

•Teaching: Microbiology, Infectious diseases, Pathogen genomics

•Consult: COVID-19 pandemic (Prime Minister's Office, Finland)

•Postdoc in Charité Universitätsmedizin (Germany), Catalan Institute of Oncology (Spain), University of Antioquia (Colombia) and Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (Spain).


PhD in Genetics (2008), University of Helsinki, Finland.

Academic honours, awards and prizes

Geo von Krohn Award of $2,500 for the best presented work by the International Papillomavirus Society.