Yan Kai

Yan Kai

Post-doctoral Research Fellow

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard University

Yan Kai is a post-doctoral research fellow at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard University. Yan’s research is focused on integrating omics data from different modalities (e.g. ChIP-seq, Cut&Run, ATAC-seq, scRNA-seq, Hi-ChIP etc) and developing novel computational methods to decipher the gene regulation mechanisms during development and in diseases such as cancer.


  • Gene regulation
  • Epigenetics
  • 3D genomics


  • PhD in Biophysics, 2018

    George Washington University

  • BS in Applied Physics, 2012

    Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi'an, China