User Biography : Prof Yunping Qiu Yunping Qiu, is a research scientist in The UNCG Center for Translational Biomedical Research. He is an experienced researcher in chromatography-mass spectrum-based metabolomics. As a key operational member in Metabolomics Laboratory, he has developed analytical protocols for urine, serum and tissue metabolites extraction, derivatization, and GC-TOF-MS / UPLC-QTOF-MS based metabolic profiling analysis. In particular, developed and successfully applied a new pretreatment process for biological samples, ethyl chloroformate derivatization, in GC-MS metabolomics research. He has extensive experience in metabolomic study of animal models, clinical samples, and plant samples. The research achievement on urinary metabolomics on colorectal cancer was reported on some media such as TIME, ACS news, science daily and so on. He became an editor of ISRN chromatography since the year of 2011.
Biography Updated on 25 February 2014