Scientific Advisory Board 2017-11-22T17:07:19+00:00

Scientific Advisory Board

Prof. Dr. Mark Tagney

Principal Investigator at Cork Cancer Research Center. Vice-President of the Irish Society for Gene and Cell Therapy (ISGCT) and expert in the development of microbes as therapeutics.

Prof. Dr. Sita Awasthi

University of Pennsylvania. Expert in vaccine development, virology and immunology of infectious diseases.

Prof. Dr. Yaakov (Kobi) Benenson

Professor of Synthetic Biology at ETH Zurich. Prof. Expert in biomolecular computing circuits. MIT Technology Review named him one of the world’s top 100 young innovators in 2004.

Prof. Dr. Lbachir BenMohamed

Professor of Immunology, founder and the head of the Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Immunology in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of California, expert in the field of HSV.

Prof. Dr. William J. Britt

Professor of Pediatrics, UAB School of Medicine. Leading expert in herpesvirus assembly and the pathogenesis of human CMV infections.

Prof. Dr. Ing. Regine Eibl

Leader cell cultivation technique, Zurich University of Applied Sciences.

Dr. Andreas Essig

Expert in the fields of microbiology and antibiotics.

Prof. Dr. Rainer Fischer

Senior Executive Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology (IME). Expert for molecular immunology and molecular biotechnology.

Dr. Reinhard Glück

Chief Scientific Officer, Vaccine Technology Center,
Zydus-Cadila, Ahmedabad-India, President Etna Biotech, President Swiss Biotech Association.

Dr. Sallie Permar, MD PhD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Duke University School of Medicine.

Prof. Dr. Bodo Plachter

Institute of Virology, Universitätsmedizin (University Medical Centre) Mainz. Leading CMV expert. His work includes prophylactic and therapeutic vaccine development against Herpesviruses/CMV.

Prof. Dr. Jochen Rössler

Pediatric Hematology/ Oncology, University Hospital of Freiburg.

Prof. Polly Roy, PhD

Professor of Virology, Department of Infectious & Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London. Expert for VLP vaccine technology and baculovirus expression technology.

Prof. Dr. Monique van Oers

Professor for virology, Wageningen University, leading baculovirus expert and inventor of a virion-free baculovirus expression system.

Prof. Dr. Ralf Wagner

Professor for Molecular Microbiology and Gene Therapy, University of Regensburg, CO-Founder and CEO of Geneart.