Dr. Yingnan Bian
Dr. Yingnan Bian is Deputy Director and Associate Professor at Department of Forensic Biology, Academy of Forensic Science, Ministry of Justice in Shanghai, China. Dr. Bian leads both the research group at the Academy, as well as managing the forensic biology casework team, overseeing the completion of over 2,000 cases each year. His research interests include Massively Parallel Sequencing and Pyrosequencing and their applications to human identity. Prior to joining the Academy, Dr. Bian worked in both the commercial sector, at Life Technologies, and in academia at Baylor College, USA, and Fudan University, China, from where he gained his Ph.D. in 2009.
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