Zicheng Wang

Zicheng Wang


Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Zicheng Wang is a postdoctoral research scientist in the laboratory of Yufeng Shen, PhD. Zicheng is interested in developing new computational methods to study the immune system. Additionally, he is jointly mentored by Dr. Megan Sykes at the Columbia Center for Translational Immunology. The Sykes and Shen labs have an ongoing collaboration to study the mechanism of immune tolerance in organ transplantation and the development of human T cell repertoire using high-throughput genomics and computational approaches.

Education History

PhD, Tsinghua University, Control Science and Engineering, Bioinformatics

BE, Tongji University, Bioinformatics


Wang Z, Lou H, Wang Y, et al. GePMI: A statistical model for personal intestinal microbiome identification. Npj Biofilms & Microbiomes. 2018, 4(1): 20.

Zeng F, Wang Z, Wang Y, et al. Large-scale 16S gene assembly using metagenomics shotgun sequences. Bioinformatics. 2017, 33(10).

Li L, Wang Z, He P, et al. Construction and Analysis of Functional Networks in the Gut Microbiome of Type 2 Diabetes Patients. Genomics, Proteomics & Bioinformatics, 2016, 14(5): 314-324.

Ren W, Xun Z, Wang Z, et al. Tongue Coating and the Salivary Microbial Communities Vary in Children with Halitosis. Scientific Reports. 2016, 6:24481.

Zheng H, Xu L, Wang Z, et al. Subgingival microbiome in patients with healthy and ailing dental implants. Scientific Reports. 2015, 5:10948.



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