Strategic Advisors

  • Raghu Kalluri, M.D., Ph.D.

    Raghu Kalluri, M.D., Ph.D.

    Strategic Advisor

    Dr. Kalluri has been the Chairman of the Cancer Biology Department at MD Anderson Cancer Center since 2012. Prior to that Dr. Kalluri was the Chief of Division of Matrix Biology at Harvard University. Dr. Kalluri received his Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Kansas Medical Center and his M.D. degree from Brown University Medical School. Kalluri was a research associate at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School and studied immunology and organ fibrosis. In 1997, he moved to Harvard Medical School as an Assistant Professor of Medicine.

  • Eugene H. Cordes, Ph.D.

    Eugene H. Cordes, Ph.D.

    Strategic Advisor

    Dr. Cordes is a science writer and has more than 120 peer-reviewed publications. Past positions include: Professor of Chemistry and Chairman, Indiana University, Professor of Chemistry and Pharmacy, U of Michigan, VP, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Merck and Co., Corporate VP, President Winthrop Pharma Research Division, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Vitae Pharma. Dr. Cordes was on the Board of Directors of Millenium Pharma, Vertex Pharma and BioLeap. Dr. Cordes received his Ph.D. in Biochemistry at Brandeis University.

  • Kojo Mensa-Wilmot, Ph.D.

    Kojo Mensa-Wilmot, Ph.D.

    Strategic Advisor

    Dr. Wilmot is a Head of the Department of Cellular Biology at the University of Georgia. Dr. Wilmot is member of the Board of Scientific Counselors, National Institute of Child Health and Development and also member of the Drug Discovery and Resistance Panel of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Dr. Wilmot earned his Ph.D. in 1988 at Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health specializing in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.