Researcher of Institute of Medical Plant Development of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences.

Lan Jin is standing director of the Beijing Edible Fungi Association; standing director of the Chinese Herbal Medicine Association; director of Beijing Crops Society; evaluation expert of the National Natural Science Foundation Project; national evaluation expert of the Ministry of Science and Technology’s Technology Innovation Fund Management Centre for Small and Mid-sized Enterprises.

He is mainly engaged in research on the physiology and biochemistry of medicinal plant and medicinal fungi, and molecular biology and cultivation research, and has made outstanding contribution to the cultivation, breeding and basic research of gastrodia elata and glossy ganoderma.