Qussai Abbas

PhD student

TUM Weihenstephan

Am Staudengarten 2, 85354 Freising

qussai.abbas [at] tum.de


  • 2014-2018 BSc. "Biomedical Sciences", Damascus University, Syria.
  • 2019-2021 MSc. "Genetics and Biotechnology", St. Petersburg State University, Russia
  • Since October 2022 PhD student at the Department of Genome-Oriented Bioinformatics, and a member of the international doctoral program LRTN360 (360° leadership research-training network) aiming to chart out “The Proteomes that Feed the World” funded by the Elite Network of Bavaria (ENB).

Research interests

  • Genome annotation
  • Proteogenomics
  • Proteotranscriptomics


Abbas Q, Kusakin A, Sharrouf K, Jyakhwo S, Komissarov A. Follow-up investigation and detailed mutational characterization of the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant lineages (BA. 1, BA. 2, BA. 3 and BA. 1.1). [preprint]. https://doi.org/10.1101/2022.02.25.481941.