Yue Wan

Principal Investigator

Genome Institute of Singapore

Yue Wan received her PhD degree in cancer biology from Stanford University, US, under the mentorship of Howard Y. Chang, during which she developed a high-throughput method for probing RNA structures genome-wide. She is currently a Principal Investigator at the Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS), a Society in Science-Branco Weiss Fellow, an EMBO Young Investigator and a CIFAR-Azrieli Global Scholar. She received the Young Scientist Award at the President’s Science and Technology Awards in Singapore in 2015 and the L’Oreal-UNESCO for Women in Science, Singapore National Fellowship in 2016. Her research interests include functional RNA structures and understanding their roles in regulating cellular biology.

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