Amit Weiss

Senior Research Associate & Lab Manager

Amit is the Senior Research Associate & Lab Manager at Kriya Therapeutics. Mr. Weiss joins Kriya from Neucyte, where he worked as a Research Associate in the manufacturing team to produce materials for Neucyte’s induced pluripotent stem cell technology program. Prior to Neucyte, Mr. Weiss was a Lab Technician at Koniku, responsible for executing and optimizing cell-based assays for compound screening. Prior to Koniku, he gained experience in a wide range of academic labs focusing on the cell biology of HIV, early mouse development, and cell cycle in yeast, among others.

Mr. Weiss received his undergraduate degree in molecular, cell and developmental biology from the University of California, Santa Cruz.