Bioinformatics Group

Institute of Molecular Biology NAS RA

Anna Hakobyan

a_hakobyanAnna Hakobyan, MSc

Junior Researcher
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Curriculum vitae


Junior Researcher  
Bioinformatics Group, Institute of Molecular Biology NAS RA
(2015 – present)

R&D Engineer I
Synopsys Inc
(2015 – 2016)


Master’s degree in Bioinformatics
University of Copenhagen

Bachelor’s degree in Bioinformatics
Faculty of Biology, Yerevan State University

Research interests

Telomere epigenetics
HTS data analysis
GWAS on telomeres
RNA splicing aberrations

Research grants and fellowships

Travel Fellowship for ISMB/ECCB 2015 conference
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, 2015

Danish state scholarship for M.Sc in Bioinformatics

Selected publications

  1. Arsen Arakelyan , Lilit Nersisyan, David Poghosyan, Lusine Khondkaryan, Anna Hakobyan, Henry Löffler-Wirth, Evie Melanitou, Hans Binder. Autoimmunity and autoinflammation: A systems view on signaling pathway dysregulation profiles. PLoS One 2017. 12(11):e0187572.

  2. Hakobyan A, Nersisyan L, Arakelyan A. Quantitative trait association study for mean telomere length in the South Asian Genomes. Bioinformatics 2016, 32(11):1697-700. PubMed   Full text

  3. Oka Y, Varmark H, Vitting‐Seerup K, Beli P, Waage J, Hakobyan, A, et al. UBL5 is essential for pre-mRNA splicing and sister chromatid cohesion in human cells. EMBO reports 2014, 15(9):956-64. PubMed   Full text