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Adrian Li, PhD

Business Development Associate

Before joining OTD, Adrian worked as a scientist at Vaxess Technologies, a startup focused on enhancing vaccines through novel delivery and improved thermal stability. He served as project lead for two commercial partnerships and as the technical lead for analytical development. Adrian joined Vaxess after completing his doctorate at Tufts University in David Kaplan’s lab, where he researched the use of silk protein to stabilize biospecimens from degradative stresses samples undergo prior to analysis. Adrian holds a Ph.D. in Chemical and Biological Engineering from Tufts University, and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Northeastern University.