Name: Idriss M. Bennani-Baiti

Qualification: Ph.D

Country: Austria


The Reference Gene Database.

Phone no: +43-650-5252-025

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1180 Vienna,

Research Interests:

  • Recombinant DNA technology:
  • All aspects of molecular biology; including cloning; site-directed mutagenesis; gene-reporter assays; qRT-PCR; DNAse I mapping; chromatin immunoprecipitation (ChIP); RNAi
  • Cell and Tissue culture:
  • All aspects of cell culture in normoxia and hypoxia including cancer and immortalized cell line passaging and maintenance; establishment of primary cell lines; spheroid culture on soft agar; cell migration assays; transient and stable gene transfer; transfections; FACS/cell sorting
  • Tumor Biology:
  • Immunohistochemistry; contrast phase and fluorescence microscopy; tumor, metastasis, prognosis, and stratification biomarkers; molecular determinants of cancer pathology
  • Medicinal chemistry and anticancer drug design:
  • Drug design and structure-activity studies; drug screens; IC50 and LD50 studies; molecular drug targets and tumor targeting; combinatorial therapies; drug and siRNA delivery
  • Genomics, Epigenomics, Bioinformatics, and Systems:
  • Systems and Synthetic Biology; Cancer Informatics and systems biology; Next generation sequencing (NGS); Gene and miRNA expression profiling (NGS and Affymetrix microarrays); Gene & Pathway Ontology, Genome-wide ChIP-Seq; Chromosomal aberrations and oncogenic gene fusions; Cohort analyses; Large OMICs dataset mining and integration across different genomic platforms; Model Databases, Functional genomics; Analyses of genomic and clinical data; Biomathematics.



1. American Association for Cancer Research: Member
2. American Society for Investigative Pathology: Member
3. Epigenetics Society: Member
4. International Society for Systems Biology: Member
5. New York Academy of Sciences: Member
6. Pediatric Cancer Working Group: Member
7. Society for Mathematical Biology: Member

1. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Paris, France
2. La Ligue Nationale Contre le Cancer, Essone, France
3. La Ligue Nationale Contre le Cancer, Paris, France
4. La Ligue Nationale Contre le Cancer, Bretagne, France