Dr Yunyun Sun
Business Development Associate
Yunyun is an early-stage drug discovery and development scientist with 8 years’ experience in academia and the biotech sector.
She co-founded a human gut microbiome start-up which rapidly raised pre-seed investment and entered the final interview round of world-leading accelerator programme Y Combinator. She is an alumnus of Deep Science Ventures and Accelerate Cambridge.
Prior to her entrepreneur journey, Yunyun completed her PhD in chemical biology in Prof Edward Tate’s group, Imperial College London. Through her doctoral research, she developed novel chemical probes and proteomics platforms to unravel various disease processes and pathways in living systems.