Gaurav joined atai Life Sciences in 2022. Previously, Dr. Gaurav was a Senior Data Scientist at Centogene GmbH where he was responsible for the development of the company’s AI-based Biomarker Discovery platform. His projects included establishing data-preprocessing workflows, automation of biomarker discovery pipelines, and the development of diagnostic models using Machine Learning and AI.
He earned his Ph.D. in Molecular Modeling and Computational Chemistry from Heidelberg University, Germany where he worked on the development and application of different computational methods to predict the rate of association and dissociation of drugs to/from their biological targets.
Dr. Gaurav holds a Master of Science degree in Bioinformatics from the University of Bonn, Germany, and a Bachelor’s degree in Biotechnology from the VIT University, India.