Hongwen Xuan, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Biography

Dr. Hongwen Xuan earned his B.S. in biotechnology at Northeast Agricultural University, China, and his Ph.D. in computational biology from the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Max Planck Society Partner Institute for Computational Biology (PICB). His graduate work focused on epigenetics and epigenomics, especially histone modifications, as well as the aging process and healthy aging. Along with his other research work, he is skilled in molecular and cell biology, as well as several computational biology methods. He is now a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Xiaobing Shi at Van Andel Institute.