• Pitchai Sangan, Ph.D

  • Founder & CEO

    Dr. Sangan has 25 years of research experience in molecular biology, cell biology, protein expression, and stable cell lines development for both antibody and proteins. He worked at Yale University for 9 years at different levels including postdoctoral fellow, Associate Research Scientist, and Research Scientist. He was employed at CuraGen Corporation for 7 years at the Senior Research Scientist and Project Leader level and led a protein expression group. He also worked 1 year at Agensys/Astellas Pharma US as a Group Leader for Expression and at 454 Life Sciences/Roche for 5 years as a Group Leader and made significant contributions. He managed and supervised a group of several Scientists and he possesses excellent management skills and uses them for operation of Hyprocell. Dr. Sangan is a graduate of the University of Madras, where he completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry, a Master of Science degree in Biochemistry, a Master of Philosophy degree in Biochemistry, and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry

  • Daniel Prabakaran, Ph.D

  • Director of Research and Development

    Dr. Prabakaran has 25 years of research experience in endocrinology, molecular biology and cell biology. He worked at Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston University at different level including postdoctoral fellow, and Instructor. For the past 5 years worked as a Principal Scientist at Vanas Oncology. Dr. Prabakaran has very good supervisory experience and also hands on experience in oncology drug development and novel target discovery and validation for cancer therapeutic areas (includes diagnostic marker development). DR. Prabakaran has 8 years of cancer research and 7 years of metabolic research in academics. He has extensive knowledge of GMP/GLP laboratory management, FDA regulations and monitoring production of diverse blood products. Dr. Prabakaran has B.S and M.S in Biochemistry from University of Madras and Ph.D. Biochemistry from All India Institute of Medical Sciences,
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  • Tom Gerson, M.B.A

  • CFO and Business Development (Consultant)

    Mr. Gerson has 20 + years’ experience in finance, business strategy and operations. He worked at TEG Life Sciences Consulting as Principal, at HistoRx Inc – CFO and V.P. of Business Operations.
    He worked at Cellular Genomics Inc as CFO and V.P. of Operations. Mr. Gerson Sanofi Pharmaceuticals / Sterling Winthrop as Director of Finance