Finn Cilius Nielsen

Finn Cilius Nielsen (FCN). Professor, Head of Genomic Medicine, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen.

FCN has a longstanding background in RNA biology and clinical molecular biology. The research has been focused on the understanding of gene expression and cancer biology. In 2010 FCN established Rigshospitalets Centre for Genomic Medicine. The Department is currently one of the largest providers of genomic analysis in Denmark with a focus on precision medicine and integrative cancer diagnostics as well as WES analysis of rare diseases. FCN is former Head of the Danish Medical Research Council and presently a member of the NOVO Foundation Committee for Natural and Medical Sciences and board member of the Alfred Benzon Foundation.