Featured Publications

JASPAR is an open database of curated, non-redundant transcription factor (TF) binding profiles stored as position frequency matrices (PFMs) for TFs across multiple species in six taxonomic groups.
In Nucleic Acids Res

Recent Publications

Recent & Upcoming Talks


JASPAR 2018 database

A brand new wb app for JASPAR 2018.


A RESTful API for programmatically accessing JASPAR data from any programming language


Intervene is a tool for intersection and visualization of multiple gene or genomic region sets


dbSUPER is the first integrated and interactive database of super-enhancers with diverse features.

Recent Posts

This is a welcome post about my new website using Acedemic theme for Hugo.



Academic Activities

  • Member, International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB), 2015 – Present
  • Member, International Society for Biocuration (ISB), 2015 – Present
  • Curator, OMICtools, transcription factors and regulatory elements, 2014 – Present
  • Chair, Web Committee, ISCB Student Council, 2016 – Present
  • Reviewer, BMC Bioinformatics and Database
  • Reviewer, ISCB Student Council Symposium, 2015, 2016
  • Member Editorial Committee, Clinical and Biomedical Research (CBR), 2013 – 2014

Social activities

  • Volunteer, RECOMB 2013, Beijing, Apr 2013
  • Volunteer, ISMB/ECCB, Dublin, Ireland, Jul 2015
  • Volunteer, ICML (International Conference on Machine Learning), Jun 2014
  • Volunteer, Migrant Children’s Foundation (MCF), China, 2013 – present
  • Founder, Gilgit-Baltistan Academia, an academic portal, 2011
  • Participant, 3-Day Startup, Peking University, Beijing, China, 2012
  • Participant, Beijing TechHive, Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, Mar 2015
  • Volunteer, to develop & maintain Tsinghua ENCODE Journal Club website, 2013