Prof Wei Shi, Head of our Bioinformatics and Genomics Laboratory and representing the La Trobe University School of Cancer Medicine has been included on the global Web of Science Highly Cited Researchers List for 2020.

This list recognises the most influential researchers globally. It includes the top 0.1% of the most cited researchers in the world, across 22 fields. Wei was also awarded a place on this list in 2018.

Wei said, ‘I am humbled to receive this award and recognition, but this is not just about me – this is about team work. Together, we have published impactful research and we are glad to know that this is being used to help further progress science and discoveries.

Congratulations Wei, on this outstanding achievement.