Eugene Berezikov, PhD – scientific co-founder InteRNA
Eugene Berezikov is Group leader at the Laboratory of Stem Cell Regulation and Mechanisms of Regeneration at the European Institute for the Biology of Ageing (ERIBA), Groningen, the Netherlands, and formerly he was Principal Investigator at the Hubrecht Institute, Utrecht, the Netherlands.
After obtaining his Ph.D. degree at the Institute of Cytology and Genetics in Novosibirsk (Russia) in 2000, Eugene Berezikov continued his scientific career as post-doc at the Netherlands Cancer Institute in Amsterdam (the Netherlands) and the Hubrecht Institute in Utrecht (the Netherlands). Here, he worked on homologous gene targeting in C.elegans and on the discovery of small RNAs. In 2007 he was appointed group leader of the small RNA biology research group at the Hubrecht Institute. Eugene has an important role in all of the company’s bioinformatics activities, including data analysis and the development of novel software and other computational tools.