Xin Wang

PhD Student at UNSW


2005-2009 BSc, Chemistry/Biology, Sun Yat-sen University, China
2010-2013 MRes, Genetics, Wenzhou Medical University, China
2014-2017(expected) PhD, The University of New South Wales, Australia

Work / Exchange experience

2015, Exchange, University of Macau for collaboration projects.
2013–2014, Bioinformatician, Biocant (Joint institute by University of Coimbra and University of Aveiro), Cantanhede, Portugal.
2011, Exchange, BGI-Shenzhen working for the joint project of Ovarian Cancer methylome by BGI and BIOLS, CAS.
2009–2010, Bioinformatician, Guangzhou HF Biotech (Hua Feng), Guangzhou, China.



  • Wang, Y., Li G., Mao, F., Li, X., Liu Q., Chen L., Lv, L., Wang, X., Wu J., Dai, W., Wang, G., Zhao, E., Tang, K., Sun, Z., (2014) Epigenetic Inactivation of Ras-related Associated with Diabetes (RRAD) Promotes Glucose Uptake in a Human Ovarian Cancer Model. The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 289(20), 14225-14238.
  • Wu, J., Liu, Q., Wang, X., Zheng, J., Wang, T., You, M., … Shi, Q. (2013). mirTools 2.0 for non-coding RNA discovery, profiling, and functional annotation based on high-throughput sequencing. RNA biology, 10(7), 1087–1092.
  • Liu, Q., Shen, E., Min, Q., Li, X., Wang, X., Li, X., et al. (2012). Exome-assistant: a rapid and easy detection of disease-related genes and genetic variations from exome sequencing. BMC Genomics, 13, 692.

Book chapters

  • Xin Wang, Helen M. McCormick, Djordje Djordjevic, Eleni Giannoulatou, Catherine M. Suter, Joshua W. K. Ho, Epigenomic analysis of chromatin organization and DNA methylation, CRC Press (accepted).


  • Joshua W. K. Ho, Djordje Djordjevic, Xin Wang, Zhengqiang Miao, Chirag Parsania, Kaeling Tan, Koon Ho Wong, Comprehensive analysis of chromatin landscape in filamentous fungus Aspergillus Nidulans, ISMB/ECCB 2015.


  1. Xin Wang (2013) Methylome research of ovarian cancer cell line T29H based on RRBS. Institute of Genomic Medicine, Wenzhou Medical University
  2. Xin Wang (2009) Phylogenetic studies on subtypes of Ebola virus via Bioinformatics. School of Biosciences, Sun Yat-sen University

Current project

  • TF grammar learning project
  • Fungal chromatin analysis project

Interest in

  1. Algorithm
  2. R programming
  3. Machine Learning


Available here.