Co-founder of Xerion Pharmaceuticals AG

  • Associate Professor at the Department of Physiology and Director of the Genomic and Proteomic Core facility, Tufts University, School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  • Inventor of CALI and an authority in cell biology.
  • Research focus on molecular mechanisms of how the nervous system is developed during development and identification of proteins involved in cancer invasiveness

Prof. Alan Hall, PhD

  • Director of Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Cell Biology, London, UK
  • Leading authority in signal transduction
  • Research focus on the role of small GTPases in cell migration, tumor invasion and metastasis, axon guidance, and phagocytosis in macrophages

Dr. Greg Adams, PhD

  • Associate Member at the Department of Medical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Authority in therapeutic antibodies and pioneer in the field of tumor targeting
  • Research focus on exploiting engineered antibody fragments to both detect and treat solid tumors

Dr. Sue Eccles, PhD

  • Group Leader at the Section of Cancer Therapeutics, Cancer Research UK
  • Authority in preclinical animal models and development of novel targeted therapies
  • Research focus on key signalling pathways in tumour and host cells which potentiate invasion and angiogenesis

Prof. Jonas Bergquist,PhD

  • Associate Professor at the Department of Analytical Chemistry at Uppsala University, Sweden
  • Authority in protein chemistry and mass spectrometry
  • Research focus on developing advanced analytical tools in preclinical and clinical studies

Dr. Mark Perrella, MD

  • Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School, Associate Physician in Pulmonary and Critical Care Division at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  • Authority in cardiovascular biology and gene regulation
  • Research focus on identifying factors that are important in regulating vascular tone and oxidative stress during sepsis and investigating the molecular mechanisms that regulate these factors

Dr. Erwin Thiel, PhD

  • Member of ZESS (Interdisziplinäres Zentrum für Sensorsysteme) at University of Siegen
  • Authority of optical spectroscopy microscopy and signal processing on optical noses (nanooptical gassensors)