Zongwen Jin (Ph.D, Associate Professor)

​Group leader of Laboratory of Nano Bio Engineering(NBE)
Research Center for Micro/Nano Systems and Bionic Medicine
Institute of Biomedical and Health Engineering
Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT)
Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

1068 Xueyuan Avenue, Xili Community,
Shenzhen, P.R.China. Zip: 518055                  
Office: +86 (0) 755-8658-5210         

Research Areas

Fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET), Bioluminescence (BL), Single Molecule Analysis, Nanomaterial Synthesis and Application, Nucleic Acid Detection, Microfluidic Chip


· Ph.D. in Biological Sciences at KAIST(South Korea), Feb. 2010

· M. Sc. In Biological Sciences at KAIST(South Korea), Feb. 2005

· B. Sc. in Biochemical Engineering at Yanbian University of Science and Technology(China), Jul 2002


Work Experience

· 2014.04 -- present: Principal Investigator, Laboratory of Nano Bio Sensing & Manipulation, Institute of Biomedical and Health Engineering, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

· 2011.04 -- 2014.03: Postdoctoral Researcher for Oncotrack project (European Research Commission FP7 framework) at Laboratoire d’NanoBioPhotonique in Institut d’Electronique Fondamentale, Université Paris Sud, France

· 2010.02 -- 2011.03: Postdoctoral Researcher in department of Biological Sciences, KAIST, South Korea.



(1) A Rapid, Amplification-Free, and Sensitive Diagnostic Assay for Single-Step Multiplexed Fluorescence Detection of MicroRNA, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. In Eng., 2015

(2) Size-controlled construction of magnetic nanoparticle clusters using DNA-binding zinc finger protein, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. In Eng., 2015

(3)Semiconductor quantum dots for in vitro diagnostics and cellular imaging. Trends Biotechnol., 2012, Jul;30(7), 394-403. doi: 10.1016/j.tibtech.2012.04.005.  

(4)Magnetic Nanoclusters for Ultrasensitive Magnetophoretic Assays.” Small 2009, 5, 2243-2246

(5) A Rapid, Ratiometric, Enzyme-free, Sensitive Single-Step miRNA Detection using Three-Way Junction based FRET Probes, Nanotechnology 29 (2018) 114001 (5pp)

(6)Molecular Tweezers-like Calix[4]arene Based Alkaline Earth Metal Cation (Ca2+, Sr2+, and Ba2+) Chemosensor and Its Imaging in Living Cells and Zebrafish, Inorg. Chem., 2019, DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.9b02364

(7)Distance dependent fluorescence enhancement of silver nanowires deposited on AAO, Optical Materials 83 (2018) 241–244

(8)Highly selective recognition of Al3+ and I− ions using a bi-functional fluorescent probe, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2017, 15, 8627