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Fungal Secondary Metabolites Research Group


Principal Investigator: Yongsheng Che, Ph.D. Professor

State Key Laboratory of Mycology
Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Tel/Fax:+86 (10) 82618785





Professor Che obtained his Ph.D. degree from the University of Iowa in 2000. His research has been funded by “100 Talent Program” of CAS and “The National Science Fund for Outstanding Young Scholars” of NSFC.

Work experience
2005.2 - present Professor and Principal Investigator, State Key Laboratory of Mycology, Institute of Microbiology, CAS
2002.8 - 2005.1 Givaudan Falvors, Research Scientist II
2000.3 - 2002.8 OSI Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Research Scientist, Senior Research Scientist

1995.8 - 2000.3 University of Iowa, Organic Chemistry, Ph.D.
1994.1 - 1995.6 Clarkson University, Organic Chemistry, M.S.
1985.9 - 1989.7 Nankai University, Polymer Chemistry, B.S.




(1) NSFC (“The National Science Fund for Outstanding Young Scholars”)
(2) MOST (National Basic Research Program–973)
(3) CAS (Key Projects of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, “100 Talent Program”)

Academic societies and editorial responsibilities
Member, Editorial Board of Natural Products and Bioprospecting (Springer; 2011-)
Associate Editor, Mycology (Taylor & Francis; 2010-)
Member, Editorial Board of Mycosystema (2008-)
Member, Editorial Board of Chinese Journal of Natural Medicines (2008-)
Member, the Mycological Society of China, Chair of Division of fungal chemistry
Member, Academic Advisory Committee, State Key Laboratory of Mycology, CAS
Member, Academic Advisory Committee, Institute of Microbiology, CAS (2006-)