• Curriculum vitae


    • Since 2017:
      PhD studies at the Institute of Experimental Pathology, Center for Molecular Biology of Inflammation (ZMBE), University Hospital Münster, Germany
    • 2015 - 2017:
      MSc in Aquatic Bioscience, University of Tokyo, Japan
      Thesis: Genome sequencing of parasites in fish and shellfish
    • 2009 - 2013:
      BSc in Biotechnology, certification of Bioinformatics, Shanghai Jiaotong University, China
      Thesis: Research on metabolism and pathway of microbial sample from deep-sea volcano using metagenome

    Work experience

    • 2015 - 2017:
      Research assistant, Laboratory of Aquatic Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, University of Tokyo, Japan
    • 2013 - 2014:
      Researcher of product development, Shanghai Maxam Company Limited, Shanghai, China

  • Research interests

    • Next-gerneration sequencing analysis
    • Improvement of genome assembly
    • Functional genomics
  • Publications

    • Churakov G*, Zhang F*, Grundmann N, Makalowski W, Noll A, Doronina L, Schmitz J (2020) The multi-comparative 2-n-way genome suite. Genome Research gr.262261.120 [online ahead of print]. 10.1101/gr.262261.120 [doi]
      *equally contributing authors
    • Fu X, Zhang F, Watabe S & Asakawa S (2017) Immunoglobulin light chain (IGL) genes in torafugu: Genomic organization and identification of a third teleost IGL isotype. Scientific Reports 7: 40416. 10.1038/srep40416 [doi]