Franco is a world-renowned systems biologist, with a passion for applying computational systems biology to complex real-world problems that influence human health and wellbeing.
During his academic career, Franco published several articles on the modeling of complex biological systems in international peer-reviewed research journals in global collaborations.
“I am very optimistic about the possibilities created by recent advances in information technology, electronics, molecular biology and mathematical modeling. I believe applying these in a sensible manner will soon have a large positive impact on human health and wellbeing globally. We are living in very exciting times where we will soon be able to explore our identify on a molecular level.” – Franco du Preez, Co-Founder & Chief Science Officer