Genomics Africa Fellow: Marelebogile Pooe

Marelebogile Pooe is a laboratory technologist at the Ministry of Health National Reference Laboratories in Lesotho.

Marelebogile Pooe came to this fellowship at CERI in Stellenbosch University to receive training on SARS-CoV-2 sequencing in order to increase genomics surveillance in Lesotho. 

Duration of the fellowship: 2 to 12 November 2021.

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