Nikos Vakirlis

Nikos Vakirlis

Nikos Vakirlis has a background in computer science and a PhD in biology from Sorbonne University in Paris, France.

In 2019 he completed his first postdoc, in the Department of Genetics of Trinity College Dublin in Ireland, where he studied the birth of new genes in multiple model organisms. Currently he study the dysregulation of miRNAs through copy number aberrations in cancer, as well as the origin of new genes in yeasts.