Steve Gygi, Ph.D.

Steve Gygi brings a deep expertise in mass spectrometry and proteomics, with a particular focus on detecting and quantifying the changes that ensue after a protein is perturbed by an external event, such as pharmacological or pathological intervention. A professor of cell biology at Harvard Medical School, Steve specializes in developing technologies for rapid, sensitive and multifaceted analysis of proteins. His lab co-published a protein interaction network, the BioPlex, that includes more than 9,000 proteins. Steve received his Ph.D. in pharmacology and toxicology from the University of Utah.