Shah, Trushar

Bioinformatician | Country Representative in Kenya

Tel: +254 20 4223787
Nationality: Kenyan
Station: Kenya

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Trushar Shah is the Integrated Breeding Platform (IBP) Hub Manager. He is a Kenyan national. He graduated from the University of Bristol, UK, with an honors degree in biochemistry, molecular biology, and biotechnology. He holds an MSc in molecular modeling and bioinformatics from Birkbeck, University of London.

Before joining IITA, he was a Scientist (Bioinformatics) and Coordinator, Data Management Unit at ICRISAT. He also worked as Bioinformatics Specialist & Computational Biology (2007–2009) at CIMMYT on the analysis of gene expression, association mapping, marker and genomic data.