Chen Xing PhD
Professor of Peking University
Dr. Chen Xing graduated from Tsinghua University in 2002 with a bachelor's degree; in 2007, he obtained a Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of California, Berkeley, and then worked as a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard Medical School; in 2010, he joined the School of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering of Peking University for independent work. Research interests focus on chemical glycobiology and bio-nanotechnology, comprehensively using chemical methods, biological methods and nanotechnology to study the biological functions of glycosylation and its role in metabolic diseases and cardiovascular complications. Published more than 50 papers as corresponding authors, including 7 in Nature sub-journals, 3 in Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 13 in J. Am. Chem. Soc., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., etc. Won the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars (2014), and was selected as a leading talent in science and technology innovation of the National "Ten Thousand Talents Program" (2017). The awards include: Chinese Chemical Society-Royal Chemical Society Young Chemistry Award, American Chemical Society David Gin New Investigator Award, WuXi AppTec Life Chemistry Award, Chinese Chemical Society Young Chemistry Award, etc.