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Fellow
Yang
Huanming
Current nationality: 
China
Current residence: 
China
Biodata: 
Yang is the Co-Founder and Chair of BGI-China. He and his partners have made a significant contribution to the international Human Genome Project, the HapMap Project, and the project referred to as G1K, with many publications in internationally prestigious journals, such as "Science" and "Nature", among others. Yang obtained his PhD from the University of Copenhagen, Denmark, and had postdoctoral trainings in France and the US. In 2006, he became Associate Member of the European Molecular Biology Organization; in 2007, academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences; in 2008, TWAS Fellow; in 2009, 2012 and 2014, Foreign Associate of the national academies of India, Germany and of the US, respectively. Since its inception in June 2021, Yang chairs TWAS Advisory Committee on COVID-19.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
3 - Good health and well-being
17 - Partnerships for the goals
Elected
2008
Section:
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Last updated on 18/08/2022