Jianyi Yang's Research Group
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Research
Our laboratory is focusing on algorithm development in the field of structural bioinformatics, including the following topics:
  • Protein structure and function prediction
  • Protein structure alignment
  • Protein-ligand binding site prediciton
  • Application of deep learning algorithms in bioinformatics
News
  • Jan 2020, Our collaboration work with the Baker lab on deep learning- and Rosetta-based protein structure prediction was published online at PNAS. Congrats!
  • Nov 2019, Our work on protein threading with predicted contact map was accepted to Bioinformatics. Congrats!
  • Oct 2019, Saisai Sun and Hong Su were awared the Grduate Student Scholarship. Congratulations to them!
  • Sep 2019, Runze Dong received full PhD scholarship (BPSD program) from the University of Washington.
  • Sep 2019, Kun Zhu, Lisa Ye, Ruiyang Song, and Zongyang Du joined our group. Welcome!
  • June 2019, Our work on protein contact map prediction was accepted to Bioinformatics. Congrats!
  • June 2019, Shuo Pan had his Master thesis defense, Congrats! He will join the Big-data Engieer at Beijing ByteDance Technology Co Ltd.
Positions
  • Master and PhD students: We are enrolling 2-3 Master students and 1 PhD student every year, majoring in Bioinformatics. (read more ...).
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow: We are seeking for talent and creative postdoc candidates who are interested in algorithm development in structural bioinformatics. (read more ...)