Nicole Son, PhD

Nicole Son, PhD

Chief Scientist

Dr. Son joined Luminary in 2020. She received her PhD from the University of California, Irvine where she identified novel roles for the classical guidance cue Netrin-1 on the development of neuronal connectivity in vivo. During her postdoctoral work at Columbia University, she investigated signaling mechanisms underlying neuron growth. She holds certification in Good Laboratory Practice (RQAP-GLP) and has directed numerous GLP and non-GLP preclinical studies in a variety of functional and therapeutic areas spanning the pharmaceutical and medical device industries.