Associate Principal Informatics Scientist, AstraZeneca
Miika Ahdesmaki is an Associate Principal Informatics Scientist in AstraZeneca Translational Oncology. He leads the AZ UK NGS production informatics effort and has a strong background in algorithms and machine learning. Prior to AZ Miika worked at Almac Diagnostics where he established a machine learning based biomarker discovery pipeline for the discovery of predictive and prognostic RNA signatures. Miika got his PhD in Finland and greatly misses the saunas.