Silke Grumaz

Silke Grumaz

Germany

Biography

Silke is co-founder and chief scientific officer of the NGS diagnostics company Noscendo where she leads the laboratory and lab R&D activities to make metagenomic NGS available to clinics in Europe. Her special interest is cell-free DNA in infectious disease. She’s been working in this field since gaining her PhD in 2013 in applied research in infectious disease and molecular biology in collaboration with the Fraunhofer Institute of Interfacial Engineering in Stuttgart.

All session by Silke Grumaz

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Pathogen detection by metagenomic next-generation sequencing during neutropenic fever in patients with haematological malignancies