scientific advisory board

Robert Lee, Ph.D.

Professor of Pharmaceutics, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy; Member, National Science Foundation Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center
Previously Dr. Lee was the Vice President of Research & Development at Endocyte, Inc.


Philip N. Tsichlis, M.D.

Professor of Hematology and Oncology at the Tufts University School of Medicine; Executive Director of the Molecular Oncology Research Institute at Tufts Medical Center
Previously, Dr. Tsichlis ran independent labs at the National Cancer Institute, Fox Chase Cancer Center and Kimmel Cancer Center.


Sakari Kauppinen, Ph.D.

Professor at the Department of Haematology, Aalborg University Hospital in Denmark
Dr. Kauppinen previously served as the Senior Director of microRNA Research at Santaris Pharma.


George Calin, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Experimental Therapeutics, and Co-Director, The RNA Interference and non-coding RNA Center, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Dr. Calin researches new RNA therapeutic options and studies the roles of microRNAs and non-coding RNAs in cancer initiation and progression.