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Heng Chen

Heng Chen

Shanghai Information Center for Life Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences

I ever earned my Ph.D in Shanghai Jiaotong University,China in Nov.2004, and pursued my postdoctoral study in University of Alberta, Canada from 2005 to 2007. I have been working as a professor and director of the database department in Shanghai Information Center for Life Sciences, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences. I am mainly responsible for the innovative research and development work such as construction of life science information and intelligence database, knowledge mining and extracting, information integration, knowledge organization and resource management and other aspects since July 2008. I was ever selected in the outstanding talent introduced plan in the Chinese Academy of Sciences literature and information field (subject field 100 talent program) in 2010, and was selected in Shanghai Pujiang talent program in 2009. I am currently a member of the advisory Committee of the magazine Hepatitis Monthly (SCIE) and members of editor board of the journals: Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Journal of Biochemistry International, Current Research Journal of Biological Sciences and International Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Hitherto,I have published more than 40 scientific research papers in the capacity of the first author or the corresponding author. I have presided over 7 projects at the national, district and local level as project leaders since 2008. So far,I have applied for 4 invention patents, of which 3 have been authorized, and applied for 4 items of software copyright registration.>