Dr. Snezana Drmanac serves as Senior Scientist and Senior Director of Research at BGI-Shenzhen. She is responsible for research and development of high-throughput sequencing biochemistry. Dr. Snezana Drmanac graduated from University of Belgrade and was on the faculty of University of Belgrade, Imperial Cancer Research Fund, Argonne National Laboratory and other research institutions in genomics. She has published 21 papers related to the field of DNA diagnostics and personalized preventive medicine, 7 issued patents and 21 pending patents. For more than 20 years, Dr. Snezana Drmanac worked in the sequencing of the core technology research and development hybridization-based sequencing (SBH), LFR and other second generation sequencing technologies. Has made significant contributions in the fields of sequencing technology and product development.