Peter Leary

Peter Leary, Dr.



Peter completed a bachelor’s in Biology, followed by a PhD in microbial genomics at Newcastle University, then worked at the university’s bioinformatics core facility. Here, he worked on a variety of cancer-related genomics projects, notably the LITMUS project, where he was involved in the identification of miRNA and mRNA biomarkers of NAFLD/NASH. Peter also developed novel pipelines for the integration of cfDNA with WXS sequencing data. Now a bioinformatician at the FGCZ, Peter also works with Prof. Weber and Prof. Müller at the IMCR.