Lectenz® Bio’s Chief Scientific Officer and co-founder Lori Yang was recently interviewed by JLabs for her work on International Women’s Day. You can read about her work with glycan detection technologies at Lectenz® Bio here.
Dr. Yang, a graduate of University of Virginia and Yale University, has a Ph.D. in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry. She was a co-leader of Women in Science at Yale and completed her post-doctoral research at the La Jolla Bioengineering Institute in California. She was also a Research Fellow at the National University of Ireland, Galway. Dr. Yang’s expertise is in protein engineering, molecular evolution, and flow cytometry. She established the company’s satellite operations at Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS San Diego in 2013 and received the Amelia Earhart Innovator Award at the 2015 Business Women’s Mega Mixer.