"Henry Wu was an only child from Ohio. A prodigy, he gained early attention from his undergraduate thesis at MIT."
John Hammond(src)

Dr. Henry Wu is the geneticist that recreates the dinosaurs in all Jurassic Park media. He is the chief genetic engineer of InGen.

Henry Wu was a major character in the book, but in the the film he was only a minor character with the majority of his role being taken over by Mr. DNA. In Jurassic World Henry Wu appears as a secondary character and was responsible for the creation of the hybrid Indominus rex.



  1. In the novel Jurassic Park Henry Wu is said to be 33 years old. Since the novel took place in 1989, Henry's year of birth in the novel canon can be calculated to be around 1956.
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