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Prof. Fanqing Chen

Senior staff scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab; adjunct professor of Center for Nano Technology, Zhejiang University; adjunct professor of School of Life Sciences, Fudan University. He has great experience in business and financing. Dr. Chen used to be investment counselor at NewCap Partners Inc., in charge of product development for QuantumDot Corp, DynamicThroughput, etc. Major products include Mosaic™, Qtracker ™, nanoSERS ™ and Kinopedia ™, which were acquired by Invitrogen and Kinogea.

Prof. Li Jin

Vice Chancellor, distinguished professor at Institute of Genetics at Fudan University; Co-Director, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Max-Planck Society (CAS-MPG) Partner Institute for Computational Biology (PICB) Shanghai Institutes of Biological Sciences; adjunct professor of Center for Genome Information, University of Cincinnati of Medicine. 

Prof. Marc A. Shuman

Executive committee, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center; Professor of Medicine at UCSF; Clinical Director, California Institute for Quantitative Biomedical Research (QB3). World-renowned hematologist and oncologist. He is currently leader of a joint program between Peking Union Medical College (PUMC), Ruijin Hospital, Zhongshan Hospital (Shanghai), and UCSF. He is also the former mentor of Susan Desmond-Hellman, who is the current UCSF Chancellor and the former president of Genetech before merge with Roche.

Prof. Patrik Cooke

Head of Clinical Field Support  at Ion Torrent/Life Technologies; director of Field Applications Scientist group (FAS) at Pacific Biosciences; Field Applications Support manager, Central U.S., Affymetrix, inc. He is the founder of Sciomics, LLC, which is a forensic laboratory working with local law enforcement municipalities. Expert in molecular biology, protein characterization, array and sequencing technologies. Ion Torrent/Life Technologies, Pacific Biosciences and Affymetrix are major sequencing technology providers.