Meet the expert...
Lykke Pedersen, PhD
Head of RNA Therapeutics at Abzu
Lykke was awarded her PhD in Biophysics from the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen. Although her education is in Physics, she's a Bioinformatician at heart and has over 7 years' experience working in the pharmaceutical industry, especially in the field of designing antisense oligonucleotides. Lykke is skilled in the design of RNA therapeutics, machine learning, mathematical modeling, and gene expression profiling. Lykke is a bioinformatician at Abzu, the deep tech startup whose proprietary artificial intelligence, the QLattice, accelerates analysis and insights through transparent and explainable models. Family and close friends matter most to Lykke. She has kept her sourdough starter alive for a full year and taught her 8 year old son about prime numbers.