Prof Fabian Theis

Associate Faculty in the Cellular Genetics Programme

Fabian Theis is a pioneer in biomedical AI and machine learning, in particular in the context of single-cell biology. He focuses on preprocessing, visualizing and modeling heterogeneities based on single-cell genomics providing methods and tools with a broad user-base.

Fabian is head of the Institute of Computational Biology at Helmholtz Munich and full professor at the Technical University of Munich, holding the chair ‘Mathematical Modelling of Biological Systems’. Since 2018 he is coordinator of the Munich School for Data Science and since 2019 director of the Helmholtz Artificial Intelligence Cooperation Unit (HelmholtzAI). He is involved and coordinates several relevant networks including the Single Cell Omics Network Germany.

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