ZHAO Zhong is a professor and doctoral supervisor, selected into CAS “Hundred Talents Program”. He received his BSc in 1991 and MSc in 1994 from Biology Department of Lanzhou University. He received his PhD from Biochemical Department of Fudan University in 2003. He did his postdoctoral research at IMBP of CNRS between 2003 and 2005, and at Biological Development Institute of Max Planck between 2006 and 2009. From 2009 to 2011, he worked in Stem Cell Biology Department of Heidelberg University. Dr. Zhao joined School of Life Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China in 2011, and his major research findings have been published in Nature.