Our team

Chris Hunter
Lead BioCurator

With a background in Genetics/Genomics, non-coding RNA, Cancer genetics, metagenomics and a long career in BioCuration our lead biocurator heads up the team responsible for archiving the data and metadata in GigaDB..

SiZhe Xiao - Jesse
Database Manager

Managing the database and the servers, developing the tools, website, API etc ...

Chris Armit
Data Scientist

I am a Developmental Biologist with a strong interest in image informatics and next-gen imaging

Mary Ann Tuli
Data Editor

I have worked as a BioCurator for over 20 years, first with EMBL-Bank and then as the curator of genetic data for the model organism database, WormBase.

HongLing Zhou
Junior Editor

Aiding in assessing and coordinating submission of scientific manuscripts and data, and handling all of the GigaScience social media accounts in China

Qi Chen
Senior secretary

Hans Zauner
Assistant Editor

Nicole Nogoy
Editor

Peter Li
Lead Data Manager

Scott Edmunds
Executive Editor

Laurie Goodman
Editor-in-Chief