Dr Carabelli

Dr Alessandro Carabelli

Dr Alessandro Maria Carabelli joined Prof. Sharon Peacock’s group at the University of Cambridge Department of Medicine as a Research Associate in 2020. His PhD was undertaken at Nottingham University, under the supervision of Professor Paul Williams. This focused on the physical microbiology of polymers that are resistant to bacterial attachment, and explored the biological-material interface using an interdisciplinary approach. His current focus is the detection of SARS-CoV-2 mutations for public health benefit, working closely with an interdisciplinary team at COVID-19 Genomics UK (COG-UK) Consortium where he is Research Lead.