Yanal Ghosheh

PhD Students

Research Interests

Yanal is interested in the study of non-coding RNA and their roles from a transcriptomic and epigenetic viewpoint.

Selected Publications

Characterization of piRNAs across postnatal development in mouse brain
Y. Ghohseh, L. Seridi, T. Ryu, H. Takahashi, V. Orlando, P. Carninci, T. Ravasi
Scientific Reports 6, Article number: 25039,  doi:10.1038/srep25039, (2016)

Molecular processes of transgenerational acclimation to a warming ocean
H.D. Veilleux, T. Ryu, J.M. Donelson, L. van Herwerden, L. Seridi, Y. Ghosheh, M.L. Berumen, W. Leggat, T. Ravasi, P.L. Munday
Nature Climate Change 5, 1074–1078, doi:10.1038/nclimate2724, (2015)


  • M.Sc. Computer Science, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2011
  • B.Sc., Computer Engineering, Jordan University, Amman, Jordan, 2009


  • ​Academic Excellence Award, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2010

KAUST Affiliations

KAUST Environmental Epigenetics Program (KEEP)
Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering