Mickey Kertesz, PhD

Mickey Kertesz, PhD
Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Kertesz co-founded Karius in 2014 to bring the pathogen detection technology he and colleagues developed at Stanford closer to the bedside. Prior to that, he was the CEO and co-founder of Moleculo, a long-reads DNA sequencing company, which was acquired by Illumina in late 2012. Dr. Kertesz earned an MS in computer science from Tel Aviv University and a PhD in computational biology from the Weizmann Institute of Science.


Disruptive Technologies Creating Revolutionary Opportunities
Plenary Session
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM