Bjarne Johannessen
Position: Head engineer, PhD
Phone: +47 2278 1422
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Research focus:

My current research interests involve analysis of different types of large scale genomic data from high-throughput methodologies:

- Algorithms for identification of mutations in cancer

- DNA/RNA sequencing analysis

- Cancer biomarker detection

 

Academic degrees:

2000: Msc in Mathematical modeling, Dept of Informatics, University of Oslo, Norway

2011: Msc in Biochemistry, Dept of Molecular biosciences, University of Oslo, Norway

2016: PhD in Cancer Genomics, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo, Norway

 

Publications 2015

Brabrand S, Johannessen B, Axcrona U, Kraggerud SM, Berg KG, Bakken AC, Bruun J, Fosså SD, Lothe RA, Lehne G, Skotheim RI (2015)
Exome sequencing of bilateral testicular germ cell tumors suggests independent development lineages
Neoplasia, 17 (2), 167-74
PubMed 25748235

Hoff AM, Johannessen B, Alagaratnam S, Zhao S, Nome T, Løvf M, Bakken AC, Hektoen M, Sveen A, Lothe RA, Skotheim RI (2015)
Novel RNA variants in colorectal cancers
Oncotarget, 6 (34), 36587-602
PubMed 26474385

Johannessen B, Sveen A, Skotheim RI (2015)
TIN: An R Package for Transcriptome Instability Analysis
Cancer Inform, 14, 109-12
PubMed 26448683

Munkley J, Oltean S, Vodák D, Wilson BT, Livermore KE, Zhou Y, Star E, Floros VI, Johannessen B, Knight B, McCullagh P, McGrath J, Crundwell M, Skotheim RI, Robson CN, Leung HY, Harries LW, Rajan P, Mills IG, Elliott DJ (2015)
The androgen receptor controls expression of the cancer-associated sTn antigen and cell adhesion through induction of ST6GalNAc1 in prostate cancer
Oncotarget, 6 (33), 34358-74
PubMed 26452038

Publications 2014

Sveen A, Johannessen B, Teixeira MR, Lothe RA, Skotheim RI (2014)
Transcriptome instability as a molecular pan-cancer characteristic of carcinomas
BMC Genomics, 15, 672
PubMed 25109687