Nothing in Biology Makes Sense Except in the Light of Evolution
--- Theodosius Dobzhansky

Eichler Lab

Department of Genome Sciences,
University of Washington

Hyeonsoo Jeong

Postdoctoral Fellow
Office Phone: (206) 685-7336
Office Location: S433D
Email: hsjeong [AT]

Professional Experience

Postdoctoral Fellow
Dept. Genome Sciences, U. Washington, Seattle, WA, USA


Ph.D., Bioinformatics
Georgia Institute of Tech, Atlanta, GA, USA
M.S., Animal Sciences / Biostatistics University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA 2017
M.S., Bioinformatics Seoul National University, South Korea 2016
B.S., Biotechnology Korea University, South Korea 2014

Selected Publications

Jeong et al. "Evolution of DNA methylation in the human brain." Nature Communications 12.1 (2021): 1-12.

Jeong et al. "Horizontal gene transfer in human-associated microorganisms inferred by phylogenetic reconstruction and reconciliation." Scientific Reports 9.1 (2019): 1-18.

Jeong et al. "Genomic landscape of methylation islands in hymenopteran insects." Genome Biology and Evolution 10.10 (2018): 2766-2776.

Jeong et al. "HGTree: database of horizontally transferred genes determined by tree reconciliation." Nucleic Acids Research 44.D1 (2016): D610-D619.