Originally from San Jose, Vincent attended UC San Diego where he completed a bachelors in bioengineering and mathematics. During undergrad, he worked in Dr. Todd Coleman's lab on synthetic biology for optogenetics. Outside school, he enjoys cooking, sleeping, and reading.
Kyriakakis, Phillip, Marianne Catanho, Nicole Hoffner, Walter Thavarajah, Vincent J. Hu, et al. "Biosynthesis of orthogonal molecules using ferredoxin and ferredoxin-NADP+ reductase systems enables genetically encoded phyB optogenetics." ACS synthetic biology 7.2 (2018): 706-717.