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Weiqi Zhang

Professor at Chinese Academy of Sciences and Beijing Institute of Genomics

Weiqi Zhang is a researcher as well as a professor at Beijing Institute of Genomics and Chinese Academy of Sciences. Her research interests are focused on the understanding of genetic and epigenetic basis of aging and longevity, using a series of techniques including human stem cell, gene editing, experimental animal models, and genome-wide analyses.

Zhang holds a PhD in Cell biology from Peking University, after completing BSc in Bioengineering from Nanchang University.

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See also: Institute Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - National scientific institution for natural sciences and high technology development.

Details last updated 30-Jul-2023

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Beijing Genomics Institute (BGI)

Life sciences and genomics company in China

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Genetics and physical markers reveal that women age faster in their 30s and 50s

New Scientist - 28-Jul-2023

Hormonal changes during pregnancy and menopause may speed up the ageing process