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Zhiping Yao, Ph.D.
Director, Process Science at JOINN Biologics US Inc


Dr. Zhiping Yao, Senior Director, Process Science, JOINN Biologics, Richmond, CA

Dr. Zhiping Yao has been in the Protein Science field for over 20 years. She started her industry career in global pharma giants like Merck and Novartis (2004-2014), then moved to small biotechs like HiFiBio (Cambridge, MA) and Harbour Biomed (Newton, MA) in recent years. At JOINN Biologics, she helped build the departments of Downstream Process Development, and Analytical Development.

Dr. Yao received her Ph.D. in Biophysics from the Chinese Academy of Science, and completed her postdoctoral training with Nobel Laureate Professor Brian Kobilka at Stanford University.