Genomics Africa Fellow: Dr. Azali Hamza

Dr. Azali Hamza is a senior scientist at the Institut National de la Recherche pour l’Agriculture, la Pêche et l’Environnement (INRAPE) in Comoros.

Dr. Azali Hamza came to this fellowship at CERI in Stellenbosch University to receive training on SARS-CoV-2 sequencing in order to increase genomics surveillance in Comoros.

Duration of the fellowship: 2 to 12 November 2021.

Trained received: Hands-on sequencing on Oxford Nanopore Technologies (ONT) sequencing and bioinformatics analysis.