Meet Kairong Li, Ph.D.

Meet Kairong Li, Ph.D.

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Kairong Li to MiraVista Diagnostics. He brings over 20 years of experience in life sciences to his new role as Senior Research Scientist, where his talents will be utilized to expand MiraVista’s scope into molecular diagnostics.
After earning his Ph.D. degree from Peking University, he moved to the United States to study genetic brain development and genetic disorders using the latest technologies in microbiology, molecular biology, genetics, genomics, biochemistry, etc. During this period, he published nearly twenty research papers in peer-reviewed journals and received many awards, such as the “Youth Investigator Award” from the Children’s Tumor Foundation. Prior to joining our company, he worked at BioGX to design and develop high complexity molecular microbial diagnostic products utilizing real-time PCR and Next Generation Sequencing-based technologies. He took a leading role in multiple cross-departmental teams to improve product transfer, manufacturing, and quality control for new product development.

We’re thrilled to have him join our team!