John Lyle, PhD

Dr. Lyle joined Personalis in 2020 to manage the company’s assay research and development efforts.  Prior to assuming this role, he spent 14 years at Pacific Biosciences where he most recently served as Senior Director of Single Molecule Sequencing focusing on reagent, system, and application development of long-read, ultra-high accuracy sequencing. Dr. Lyle received his PhD from Stanford University in Microbiology and Immunology and holds a BS from Bates College, Maine. Dr. Lyle also served as a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the University of California, San Francisco, studying the structure and function of the centrosome.