Yiyun Chen

PhD student

Yiyun Chen is a PhD student in Professor Jiguang Wang's group. She obtained her bachelor degree in biochemistry at HKUST, during which she was trained in several labs on cancer and developmental biology. She proceeded with her MPhil study in Professor Mingjie Zhang's lab at HKUST. Her MPhil thesis is focused on the structure and regulation of several myosin superfamily proteins. Her current research focus is the genomic and transcriptomic analysis of cancer and psychiatric disorders.


Division of Life Science
Room 4573, Academic Building
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
Hong Kong

E-mail:ychenab (at) connect.ust.hk

Academic Background

Past Scientific Experience