School of Biomedical Sciences
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 香港中文大學

jessiehuang Lecturer

B.Sc., Ph.D.

Telephone:  3943 3267

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Address:  G03, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK








Dr. Jessie HUANG (黃咏洁) received her PhD degree in Bioinformatics at the University of Georgia, U.S.A. and her Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of South Carolina, U.S.A. She has joined the MSc program in Genomics and Bioinformatics as a lecturer since 2017.

  1. Genomics and bioinformatics
  2. Microbial evolutionary genomics
  1. Wang, X., Zhang, Y., Ren, M., Xia, T., Chu, X., Liu, C., Lin. X., Huang, Y., Chen, Z., Yan, A., Luo, H. (2020). Cryptic speciation of a pelagic Roseobacter population varying at a few thousand nucleotide sites. The ISME Journal. doi:10.1038/s41396-020-00743-7
  2. Xue, C. X., Zhang, H., Lin, H. Y., Sun, Y., Luo, D., Huang, Y., Zhang, X., Luo, H. (2020). Ancestral niche separation and evolutionary rate differentiation between sister marine flavobacteria lineages. Environmental Microbiology, 22(8), 3234-3247.
  3. Zhang, H., Yoshizawa, S., Sun, Y., Huang, Y., Chu, X., González, J. M., Pinhassi, J. , Luo, H. (2019). Repeated evolutionary transitions of flavobacteria from marine to non-marine habitats. Environmental Microbiology, 21(2), 648-666.
  4. Ren, M., Feng, X., Huang, Y., Wang, H., Hu, Z., Clingenpeel, S., Swan, B. K., Fonseca, M. M., Posada, D., Stepanauskas, R., Hollibaugh, J.T., Foster, P. G., Woyke, T., Luo, H. (2019). Phylogenomics suggests oxygen availability as a driving force in Thaumarchaeota evolution. The ISME Journal, 13(9), 2150-2161.
  5. Hellweger, F. L., Huang, Y., & Luo, H. (2018). Carbon limitation drives GC content evolution of a marine bacterium in an individual-based genome-scale model. The ISME Journal, 12(5), 1180-1187.
  6. Luo, H.^, Huang, Y.^, Stepanauskas, R., & Tang, J. (2017). Excess of non-conservative amino acid changes in marine bacterioplankton lineages with reduced genomes. Nature Microbiology, 2(8), 17091. (^co-first author)
  7. Li, X., Huang, Y., & Whitman, W. B. (2015). The relationship of the whole genome sequence identity to DNA hybridization varies between genera of prokaryotes. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 107(1), 241-249.
  8. Huang, Y., & Mrázek, J. (2014). Assessing diversity of DNA structure-related sequence features in prokaryotic genomes. DNA Research, 21(3), 285-297.