Dr. Hua Bao

Director of R&D

Dr. Hua Bao is the Director of Research & Development at Geneseeq. Together with his team, he is responsible for the development of new NGS testing products, computational methods and mathematical modelling in cancer genomics. Dr. Bao began working on NGS data analysis since the invention of this technology. He joined Geneseeq in 2016 as a bioinformatics scientist in the R&D department. In 2018, he was promoted to Head of Bioinformatics of Geneseeq Canada. Dr. Bao has played a key role in our success and has demonstrated his innovative skills and passion. In 2021, Dr. Bao was promoted as the Director of R&D at Geneseeq. Dr. Bao holds more than 10 patents and has published numerous papers in peer reviewed journals, including Gut, Journal of thoracic Oncology, Clinical Cancer Research, Oncogene, Bioinformatics, et al. He is also an active member of ASCO and AACR.

Dr. Bao holds a PhD in Bioinformatics from Sun Yat-sen University in China. He completed his postdoctoral training in functional genomics at the University of British Columbia and University of Alberta, Canada.