Laura Gribaldo

Laura Gribaldo

Scientific Officer- European Commission, Directorate General Joint Research Centre (JRC)


MD, PhD in Microbiology and Virology, she has thirty years of experience in the field of testing for safety assessment.

As leader of the Applied Molecular Biology and Genomics competence group she set up and managed a transcriptomics platform for the development of standardized assays in toxicology and she was responsible to support a programme ensuring harmonisation and validation of procedures in genetic testing for diagnostics purposes.

For the Public Health Unit, she worked on Rare Diseases, representing JRC at the EUCERD meetings for the establishment of the European platform for rare diseases registry.

Today, at the Chemicals Safety and Alternative Methods Unit, she works in the field of knowledge dissemination, education and training.