Dr. Juan Antonio Vizcaino
“Dr. Juan Antonio Vizcaíno is the Proteomics Team Leader at the European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI, Cambridge, UK). His team is responsible of the development of the PRIDE database, the world-leading public repository for mass spectrometry (MS) proteomics data (http://www.ebi.ac.uk/pride) and related tools and resources. In addition, he is coordinating the ProteomeXchange Consortium, aiming to standardize data submission and dissemination in proteomics resources worldwide. Over the years, he has heavily contributed to the development of many proteomics data standard formats (mzIdentML, mzQuantML, mzTab, proBed, proBAM, Universal Spectrum Identifiers) and related software, as part of his contribution to the HUPO Proteomics Standards Initiative (PSI).
He has been the leading author of highly-cited publications in journals such as Nature Biotechnology, Nature Methods, Nucleic Acids Research, Genome Biology and Molecular and Cellular Proteomics, among others. Overall, he has published ~130 articles with >17,000 citations (h-index=49, Google Scholar), largely in computational MS and bioinformatics.”