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Mark Kline, Ph.D.

  • Chief Technology Officer,
    Co-founder

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  • Chief Executive Officer,
    Founder

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  • Director of Marketing

Chemistry Advisors

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Ronald N. Zuckermann, Ph.D.

  • Facility Director, and User Program Sr. Advisor, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Dr. Zuckermann is a world class expert in combinatorial and biomimetic chemistry with over 130 publications and 37 patents. He is providing in-house scientific advice to X-Therma.

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Bing Gong, Ph.D.

  • Professor, State University of New York at Buffalo. A leading supramolecular chemist specialized in directing folded nanostructures via self-assembly and molecular interactions. Changjiang (Yangtze River) fellow and 1000 Scholars Fellow of China.

Biology Advisors

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Kenneth Storey, Ph.D.

  • Canada Research Chair in Molecular Physiology and Professor of Biochemistry at Carleton University, Canada. World’s leading expert in hibernation and biological stasis and creator of new approaches to gene therapy that allow organisms to survive extreme frozen states. Advisor to European and Japanese Space Agencies.

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John Schloendorn, Ph.D.

  • Founder and CEO of Gene and Cell Technologies. Previously, CEO of ImmunePath, a venture capital backed regenerative medicine startup where he oversaw the development of immune cell therapies from embryonic stem cells (2009 to 2012). Director of SENS Foundation’s intramural Research Center 2006 to 2009.

Medical Advisors

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Gerald Brandacher, M.D.

  • Scientific Director, John Hopkins Reconstructive Transplantation Program; Director, Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation (VCA) Research Laboratory; Associate Professor of Surgery and of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. World renowned expert in VCA transplantation.

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David H. Ledbetter, Ph.D., FACMG

  • Geisinger’s Executive Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer, a leading healthcare system and genomic clinical institute on Precision Medicine Initiative. Previously, he was the Robert W. Woodruff Professor and Director of the Division of Medical Genetics, Emory University School of Medicine, and held academic and leadership positions at the University of Chicago, the National Center for Human Genome Research (now NHGRI) at NIH and Baylor College of Medicine. World renowned expert in genomics.

Business Advisors

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Mark Klopp, MBA

  • Former Board Member of the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) and served as Chairman and founding member of the Corporate Venture Group. Former Managing Director of Eastman Ventures, a top-quartile corporate fund.

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Houjian Wei

  • Engineer and veteran entrepreneur in China with more than 20 patents. His experience spans multiple industries internationally over 30 years and he is an experienced business executive having managed projects with 10,000+ employees.