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Professor Brendan Loftus BSc PhD

Honours & Awards:

Year: 2007.
Title: Next Generation sequencing platform
Year: 2006.
Title: SFI Research Professorship
Year: 2000.
Title: Entamoeba genomics R01-AI46516-01A1
Year: 2000.
Title: Cryptococcus U01-AI48594-01
Year: 2001.
Title: Aedes Aegypti genomics U01-48846-01
Year: 2002.
Title: Comparative mosquito genomics (NIH) (Subcontract to R01-AI42121)

Conference Contributions:

Loftus B, J. Harmey, T. Barry, M. Rogers Cloning and sequencing of the rabbit prion protein gene. [Non Refereed Paper/Abstract Presented at Conference], Irish Genetical society meeting, Belfast.1993, Belfast .

Committee Work:

Committee : UCD research board 2008-2009
Committee : Conway Insittue Strategy board
Committee : Conway Institute executive committee
Committee : Chairman Conway core technology (genomics) steering committee


Year 1992 Institution: Dublin City University (DCU), IRL
Qualification: BSc Subject:
Year 1996 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: PhD Subject:


Briefings In Bioinformatics: Reviewer.
Plos Genetics: Reviewer.
Genome Research: Reviewer.
Plos One: Reviewer.
Molecular And Biochemical Parasitology: Reviewer.

Outreach Activities:

Expert evaluator for FP7 Marie Curie Fellowship grant