Dr. Chris Taylor
Dr. Taylor is the LBRN BBC Core Director. He is an associate professor in the department of microbiology, immunology & parasitology at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans.
Dr. Taylor’s research lies in the realm of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, specifically related to applications of high throughput sequencing. This research is highly collaborative in nature, involving the development of algorithms for analysis and visualization of sequencing data. The human microbiome is a specific application of interest of the lab and it studies vaginal, gut, oral, and lung microbiomes.