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Thriving Through Three: Armenian Bioinformatics Institute Marks Third Anniversary Milestone with Celebration of Growth and Impact

The Armenian Bioinformatics Institute (ABI) retreat weekend was a vibrant celebration, marking the t…

Annual Report 2023

ABI is pleased to announce the release of our Annual Report for 2023. Within its pages, you’ll…

Swedish Workshop on winemaking Challenges & Opportunities

From December 11th to 15th, members of ABI’s Vine Bioinformatics team, under the leadership of…

Research Unveils Grapevines’ Adaptive Response to Freezing Temperatures

Plants, especially grapevines, face a tough time dealing with climate change. A team of researchers …

Building a Robust Genome Bioinformatics Computing Infrastructure

In 2022, ABI embarked on a important mission to enhance its genome bioinformatics capabilities, reco…

Advancing Colorectal Cancer Understanding: Study Explores Varied CD44 Protein Isoforms and Their Impact on Progression and Metastasis

In a recent study co-authored by Dr. Stepan Nersisyan, a former research supervisor at ABI, research…

ProGriCC Winter School “Wine Industry and Global Climate ChangeChallenges” in Telavi

From October 2nd to 6th, the ABI Vine Bioinformatics team, led by Dr. Hans Binder, participated in t…

Advancing Grapevine Research: Insights from the GRAPEDIA Annual Meeting

The GRAPEDIA Annual Meeting, a convergence of experts in computational biology focused on grapevine …

Fostering Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing: Highlights from the FAST Mini-Workshop

On September 5th, a mini-workshop took place at FAST (Foundation of Armenian Science and Technology)…

The new paper “PSF toolkit: an R package for pathway curation and topology-aware Analysis” published

We are thrilled to announce our collaboration on the paper “PSF toolkit: an R package for path…

ABI Team’s Pioneering Research Uncovers Vital Insights into Colorectal Cancer Liver Metastasis and Treatment Approaches

Our research on the profiling of colorectal cancer liver metastasis is now available!The publication…

Flagship Pioneering is co-financing the development grant by the Science Committee RA to ABI

We are happy to announce that Flagship Pioneering is co-financing the development grant by the Scien…

Uncover the Fascinating World of Immune Responses in a New Mini-Course at ABI

Discover the intricate mechanisms of our body’s defense system in a captivating mini-course on…

Joint Project in Armenia Aims to Study Grape Genomics

A groundbreaking project is poised to pioneer research in the genomics of grape varieties. Professor…

An editorial by Dr. Hans Binder and our researcher Susie Avagyan has been published

Congratulations to Dr. Hans Binder and our researcher Susie Avagyan on their Editorial Publication! …

“Genome Bioinformatics Computing Infrastructure for Armenia” campaign on reArmenia platform has reached its successful conclusion

We are thrilled to share the incredible news that our “Genome Bioinformatics Computing Infrast…

New method reveals bacterial reaction to antibiotics in five minutes․ project led by V.Pelechano, L.Nersisyan and S. Huch

Another collaborative research paper with ABI is out at Nature Microbiology! The project was led by …

ABI received a grant as part of a German-Armenian cooperation call

We are thrilled to announce that we have received a grant as part of a German-Armenian cooperation c…

Exploring the Future of Viticulture: International Workshop “Viticulture2:0. From Science to Vineyard”

On May 3-4, a remarkable collaboration took place, bringing together renowned institutions and exper…

ABI received an infrastructure support grant!

We are happy to announce that we have received an infrastructure support grant in the amount of 2.7M…

ABI has been awarded a grant for an experimental development project from the Science Committee RA

We are thrilled to announce that our team has been awarded a two-year grant from the Science Committ…

“Advanced Algorithms for Computational Biology” course now available for registration

Great news for bioinformatics students and researchers! A new course has just been launched at ABI t…

Register for the new “Algorithms for Computational Biology” course !

We are happy to announce that new training course covering the basics of algorithms and data structu…

Annual Report 2022

ABI’s Second annual report is now available for you to check. In this report you will find all…

Binder lab got a FAST ADVANCE grant

Photo by FAST – Foundation for Armenian Science and Technology We are excited to announce that…

OMICSS Guide 2022 Now Available for Bioinformatics Enthusiasts

We are excited to announce that the OMICSS Guide 2022 is now available for individuals interested in…

Eduard Avetisyan joins ABI Advisory Board

We are happy to share that Eduard Avetisyan has joined the Board of Advisors of ABI! Eduard Avetisya…

Rafi Baghjian joins ABI Advisory Board

Rafi Baghjian joins ABI’s Advisory Board We are happy to share that Rafi Baghdjian has joined the Bo…

ABI received a grant form the Swedish Institute

ABI received a research grant from the Swedish Institute as part of a collaboration with the Swedish…

Launch of reArmenia Fundraising Campaign

ABI has launched a fundraising campaign for setting up a computing infrastructure on the reArmenia p…

ABI announces OMICSS-2022

OMICSS-2022 We are excited to announce the OMICSS-2022 Summer School in Genome Bioinformatics!If you…

Bioinformatics Workshop

ABI in collaboration with the Higher School of Economics in Moscow is holding a mini-workshop spanni…

Aram Adourian Joins ABI Board of Trustees

We are happy to announce that Dr. Aram Adourian has joined our Board of Trustees.  Dr. Adourian…

ABI starts a strategic collaboration with Agenus

We are glad to announce a strategic collaboration with Agenus, a US-based biotech company specializi…

ABI’s First Annual Report Now Available

In February 2021, ABI was established as a non-profit scientific-educational foundation aimed at pro…

ABI received an EIF Grant!

We are excited to announce that ABI has received a research grant from the Enterprise Incubator…

ABI at TEDxYerevan 2021!

During TEDxYerevan 2021 ABI’s founding director Lilit Nersisyan had a talk explaining her and her co…

Advisory Board

As ABI is growing, we are excited to introduce our newly-formed advisory board. The board consists o…

Advanced Molecular Biology Course

The Advanced Molecular Biology course by ABI Expert Meri Hovsepyan covers the core concepts of molec…

Applied Bioinformatics Course

The Applied Bioinformatics course by ABI Chairman Hans Binder covers the core concepts of molecular …

ABI’s First Research Lab: Binder Lab

ABI is thrilled to announce the opening of its first Research Lab – Binder Lab – supervised by ABI C…

Tatevik Jalatyan. ARPA Scholarship

We are thrilled to announce that Tatevik Jalatyan, a Mentor and Mentee student at ABI, got a 6-month…

ABI Summer School (OMICSS 2021)

The Armenian Bioinformatics Institute (ABI) in collaboration with the Bioinformatics Group at the In…