Mind the Byte – Dr. Alfons Nonell-Canals

Short biography

Alfons is a specialist in Computer-Aided Drug Design, in the development of such software, and in large-scale chemical and biological analyses. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy from the University of Barcelona and PhD in Computational Chemistry from Rovira i Virgili University. After some post-doc sessions in the Pompeu Fabra University and the Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, he decided to establish Mind the Byte to achieve the synergy with his experience and modern AI and cloud computing techniques. He is a member of the CataloniaBio research committee and sits on the board of directors of Bioinformatics Barcelona.

Research interests

He is specialist in computer-aided drug design, in the development of software to modify active compounds, and in large-scale chemical and biological analyses.