Kang Ning, Professor, PI of Microbial Bioinformatics Group, Director of Department of Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, School of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology.
Kang has more than 10 years of experiences in bioinformatics for omics data integration, mirobiome analyses and single-cell analyses. His current research interests include method and algorithm development for genomics, metagenomics, single-cell omics and proteomics. He is also interested in synthetic biology and high-performance-computation. He is also interested in biological big-data analysis and high-performance computation.
Kang is the author of over 60 papers and reviews, which have more than 1500 citations. He has been the committee members of several bioinformatics and biology big-data committees in China. He has served as editors for several journals such as Scientific Reports, and served as reviewers for several international funding agencies including UK-BBSRC and UK-NERC. He heads a laboratory with the combination of experimental biology and bioinformatics algorithm development, and have collaborations with biologists, doctors and statisticians in many countries.