Dr Antonio Ribeiro

Dr Antonio Ribeiro
Dr Antonio Ribeiro
Dr Antonio Ribeiro


Email Address
Telephone Number
+44 (0)1224 273471
Office Address


CGEBM – Centre for Genome-Enabled Biology and Medicine, Old Aberdeen, 23 St. Machar Drive (directly in front of the Cruickshank building), Office G.16

School of Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition


Dr Antonio Ribeiro joined CGEBM/UoA as a bioinformatician in August 2015. He brings expertise in DNA sequence alignment and SNP calling obtained during his PhD within the Information & Computational Sciences (ICS) group at The James Hutton Institute (JHI)/University of Dundee. He has 7 years of experience in processing and analysis of NGS data using third-party open source tools and custom scripts, developed or optimised by him, primarily using Bash scripting, Java and Perl. Antonio has an MSc in Computational and Systems Biology (FIOCRUZ-RJ, Brazil) and specialisations in Computer Networks (PUC-Rio, Brazil) and Information Systems Development (NCE-UFRJ, Brazil). Antonio has also worked as a Customer Service Engineer, for companies like Nokia-Siemens Networks and Xerox, over 20 years.