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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Genetics and Molecular Biology H-index 109 Citations 129,270 369 World Ranking 306 National Ranking 4

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Awards & Achievements

2008 - Fellow, The World Academy of Sciences


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Gene
  • Genetics
  • DNA

Huanming Yang spends much of his time researching Genetics, Genome, Gene, Genomics and Whole genome sequencing. His Genome study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Evolutionary biology, Ecology, Computational biology and Sequence analysis. His research on Computational biology also deals with topics like

  • Genome project which is related to area like Reference genome,
  • Personal genomics most often made with reference to Cancer genome sequencing.

His Gene research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Adaptation and Botany. His Genomics research incorporates elements of Shotgun sequencing, Systems biology and Bacterial genome size. Huanming Yang has researched Whole genome sequencing in several fields, including Ploidy, Chromosome, Synteny and Sequence assembly.

His most cited work include:

  • Initial sequencing and analysis of the human genome. (18816 citations)
  • A global reference for human genetic variation. (7825 citations)
  • A human gut microbial gene catalogue established by metagenomic sequencing (6577 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary scientific interests are in Genetics, Genome, Gene, Computational biology and Genomics. His study in Single-nucleotide polymorphism, Haplotype, Exome sequencing, Genome project and Allele falls within the category of Genetics. Huanming Yang is involved in the study of Exome sequencing that focuses on Exome in particular.

His Genome research integrates issues from Evolutionary biology and Sequence assembly. His research on Gene frequently connects to adjacent areas such as Cancer research. Many of his studies involve connections with topics such as DNA sequencing and Computational biology.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Genetics (41.83%)
  • Genome (37.11%)
  • Gene (24.07%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Genome (37.11%)
  • Computational biology (13.61%)
  • Gene (24.07%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Huanming Yang mainly investigates Genome, Computational biology, Gene, Genetics and Evolutionary biology. His Genome study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Microbiome and Sequence assembly. Huanming Yang has included themes like Germline and Massive parallel sequencing, DNA sequencing in his Computational biology study.

His research investigates the link between Gene and topics such as Cancer research that cross with problems in Mutant and KRAS. His study focuses on the intersection of Genetics and fields such as Gut flora with connections in the field of Internal medicine. His studies in Evolutionary biology integrate themes in fields like Chromosome and Phylogenetics.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Pan-cancer analysis of whole genomes (538 citations)
  • 1,520 reference genomes from cultivated human gut bacteria enable functional microbiome analyses. (166 citations)
  • Genomes of Subaerial Zygnematophyceae Provide Insights into Land Plant Evolution. (95 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Gene
  • DNA
  • Genetics

Genome, Computational biology, Gene, Microbiome and Evolutionary biology are his primary areas of study. Genomics and Strain are the primary areas of interest in his Genome study. His Computational biology study combines topics in areas such as Exome sequencing, Whole genome sequencing, Bacterial genome size and Massive parallel sequencing, DNA sequencing.

In Gene, Huanming Yang works on issues like Cancer research, which are connected to Profiling, Lung tumor, Cas9, KRAS and Gene mutation. His work in Metagenomics addresses issues such as Disease, which are connected to fields such as Genetics, Gut microbiome, Shotgun sequencing, Human gut and Omics. His Genetics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Relative risk and Liver fluke.

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Top Publications

Initial sequencing and analysis of the human genome.

Eric S. Lander;Lauren M. Linton;Bruce Birren;Chad Nusbaum.
Nature (2001)

25862 Citations

A human gut microbial gene catalogue established by metagenomic sequencing

Junjie Qin;Ruiqiang Li;Jeroen Raes;Manimozhiyan Arumugam.
Nature (2010)

8346 Citations

A global reference for human genetic variation.

Adam Auton;Gonçalo R. Abecasis;David M. Altshuler;Richard M. Durbin.
Nature (2015)

6262 Citations

The International HapMap Project

John W. Belmont;Paul Hardenbol;Thomas D. Willis;Fuli Yu.
Nature (2003)

5253 Citations

A haplotype map of the human genome

John W. Belmont;Andrew Boudreau;Suzanne M. Leal;Paul Hardenbol.
Nature (2003)

5062 Citations

A second generation human haplotype map of over 3.1 million SNPs

Kelly A. Frazer;Dennis G. Ballinger;David R. Cox;David A. Hinds.
Nature (2007)

4739 Citations

A draft sequence of the rice genome (Oryza sativa L. ssp indica)

Jun Yu;Songnian Hu;Jun Wang;Jun Wang;Jun Wang;Gane Ka-Shu Wong;Gane Ka-Shu Wong;Gane Ka-Shu Wong.
Science (2002)

3895 Citations

A metagenome-wide association study of gut microbiota in type 2 diabetes

Junjie Qin;Yingrui Li;Zhiming Cai;Shenghui Li.
Nature (2012)

3775 Citations

SOAPdenovo2: an empirically improved memory-efficient short-read de novo assembler

Ruibang Luo;Binghang Liu;Yinlong Xie;Yinlong Xie;Zhenyu Li.
GigaScience (2012)

3602 Citations

De novo assembly of human genomes with massively parallel short read sequencing

Ruiqiang Li;Hongmei Zhu;Jue Ruan;Wubin Qian.
Genome Research (2010)

2839 Citations

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