Hua was born in 1985. He started his journey in Chemistry at Beijing Normal University in 2003. In 2012 he received his PhD at Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences under the supervision of Prof. Lei Jiang. Then he worked as a postdoc in the group of Prof. Francesc Sagu¨¦s at the University of Barcelona for two years. After learning cell and animal experiments for a short period in a hospital, he joined the group of Prof. Mark Bradley to start his second postdoc. Hua is now working on biomaterials for regenerative medicine.