Head of Services, LexogenBiography
The speaker is Lukas Paul, PhD, Head of Services at Lexogen GmbH. Dr. Paul received his PhD in Biomolecular Sciences from the University of Manchester (UK) for work on mRNA stability and translation. He continued as a PostDoc at the University of Vienna and as a staff scientist at the Max F. Perutz Laboratories, focusing on RNA folding, RNA-protein interactions and fluorescence assay development. In 2008, Dr. Paul joined the company Lexogen as research scientist, developing RNA-Seq protocols. He is now Head of Services, managing sequencing projects for Lexogen's customers and also developing standards for RNA-Seq applications.