Geek Of The Week: Nathan Wolfe

Geek Of The Week: Nathan Wolfe

Amidst the social distancing trend, we feature Nathan D Wolfe, an American virologist, as GOTW. He was the founder (in 2007) and Director of Global Viral and the Lorry I Lokey Visiting Professor in Human Biology at Stanford University. Dr Wolfe spent over eight years conducting biomedical research in both sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia. He is also the founder of Metabiota, which offers both governmental and corporate services for biological threat evaluation and management. Metabiota has released their epidemic tracker which is a really cool tool you can use to see various epidemics and the current pandemic going on in the world. It can be found here.

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