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Name:   Chengjun Zhang

Title:  Professor

Affiliation:  Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Science

Email Address:  zhangchengjun@mail.kib.ac.cn

Web Site Address:  http://bioinfor.kib.ac.cn

Research Areas of Interest:  evolutionary biology, genetics and molecular biology, genomics and bioinformatics, plant breeding, population biology

Research Bio:

Chengjun Zhang , professor of Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences. My previous studies were focus on the genome evolution, new gene structure evolution and alternative splicing evolution, the results had been published in Nature Genetics, PNAs, Plant Physiology, Bioinformatics and other journals. Iím a peer reviewer for plant cell, genome res and other journals. Iím the executive deputy director of Haiyan Engineering & Technology Center of Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the executive deputy secretary of China Association of New Plant Varieties. Now, my team are working on the genomes of Rhododendron, as well as the genome-assisted breeding, the identification system of Rhododendron varieties, and others. We had built the RPGD (http://bioinfor.kib.ac.cn/RPGD/) for Rhododendron which are planing to submit to Horticulture Research.

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