Professor, College of Animal Science and Technology
Yangzhou University, China
Dr. Chengyi Song is currently an Associate Professor at the College of Animal Science and Technology within Yangzhou University. He started to study on Animal reproduction and genetics at the Yangzhou University (Master degree) since 1997, and got Ph.D degree in 2010. He trained for biotechnology in Institute of Toxicology and Genetics of Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Germany (2006-2007), and performed his postdoctoral studies in the laboratory of Dr. Li Kui in the Institute of Animal Science, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (2010-2012).
Dr. Chengyi Song is focusing on the investigation of the mobile elements in genome, and the application of transposons in animal transgenesis and gene trapping. He is also involved in the research of the origin, fate and function of sperm RNA.