Jacquiline Mugo

Bioinformatics Coordinator & Domain Expert

What is your role in the DIPLOMICS network?

Bioinformatics coordinator and domain expert.

What do you enjoy most about your work?

Unravelling data to generate information.

Why is the Omics industry so important in South Africa?

South Africa is setting the trend for OMICS research in the African continent ensuring Africa is included in the OMICS global health interventions and Africans are well equipped to solve the continent’s OMICS related problems.

Use an adjective that best describes yourself.

Analytic.

What are your favourite past times?

Crafting, watching movies, and visiting new places.

Describe someone who is an inspiration in your life, and why.

St. Mother Teresa of Kolkata – She embodies compassion, love and strength in meekness.

Tell us what your favorite quote or mantra is.

Just one of many, “Be faithful in small things because it is in them your strength lies” St. Mother Teresa.