Kayvon was born in Los Angeles. He received his B.S. in chemistry from MIT, where he worked with Prof. Alice Ting on methods for live cell protein labeling and proteomics. As an NSF/SGF/ChEM-H graduate fellow with Prof. Carolyn Bertozzi at Stanford, Kayvon is interested in developing quantitative imaging and protein engineering based approaches to study and modulate cell surface glycosylation. For more information, see links to his CV and Google Scholar page in the navigation bar.