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Tian Yang, PhD
Tian Yang, PhD

Tian Yang, PhD


Technology Development

Tian is a protein engineering scientist in the Technology Development team at Life Edit Therapeutics. He will focus on optimizing CRISPR gene editors for therapeutic purposes.

Prior to Life Edit, Tian received his B.S. in Chemistry and Biology from Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. He obtained his Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Duke University where he developed strategies to understand and engineer enzyme substrate specificity.

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To rewrite the future by curing disease, making any edit, anywhere.

Our Vision

To pave the way to faster, safer, gene editing therapeutics that cure disease and improve patient lives.

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