After a career in Biophysics, Dr. Alfredo Iacoangeli accepted his PhD “cum laude” in Life Sciences in January 2016 from “Sapienza” University of Rome where he worked in Tramontano’s Lab on structural bioinformatics with a particular focus on protein structure prediction and protein-peptide interaction. He is now the Bioinformatics lead of a joint project between the Department of Basic and Clinical Neuroscience and the MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience at King’s College London. The aim of this project is the development of a high throughput gene, environment and epigenetics database and analysis system for international ALS research.Dr. Iacoangeli is first author of several scientific articles in the field of Structural and Genomic Bioinformatics and ALS genetics.