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Management Team

Marina Guillet,
CEO
Florian Cardon,
Head of operations
Joséphine Hicter, Corporate & Business developer

Surrounded by international groups of scientific experts

Surrounded by international groups of scientific experts

Lola Ledesma

"Role of Lipids in Neuronal Physiology and Pathology". Lead a basic neuroscience research laboratory at the Centro Biologia Molecular Severo Ochoa (Madrid, Spain) focused on understanding the role of lipids in neuronal physiology and pathology
Use of mouse models for lipid storage disorders such as Niemann Pick diseases  (Application of  techniques of cell and molecular biology, lipid and protein biochemistry, electron and confocal microscopy, electrophysiology and behaviour) allowing assessing therapeutic strategies and bringing them to preclinical stage

Tim Edmunds

Tim Edmunds

« Expert in the development of recombinant proteins in the  rare disease market » Previous VP Research at Genzyme Corporation with 30 years of experience in research, development and regulatory approval of first and second generation of protein therapeutics mainly in rare diseases including lysosomal disorders

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Management Team

Marina Guillet,
CEO
Florian Cardon,
Head of operations
Joséphine Hicter, Corporate & Business developer

International group of experts

For RhizoBriva

Pr. Michèle Boitel, Head of the Technological Research Group (BioPI, Amiens)

For NanoBriva

Pr. Fabien Gosselet, Head of the Blood-brain Barrier Laboratory

« Bioprocess Engineering »  25 years of experience in plant and micro-organisms bioprocess engineering applied research. Roussel-Uclaf/Sanofi-Aventis – current Head of the plant root based bioproduction platform at the University of Amiens

Dr. Diego Orzaez,Senior Researcher at Spanish Research Council and co-leader of the Plant Biotechnology Group at the Plant Molecular and Cell Biology Institute (IBMCP)

« Expert in genetic engineering and synthetic biology research ». He is particularly interested in the re-direction of the genetic program of plants towards the synthesis of added-value products. He is coordinator of the European Newcotiana project which aim is to breed new varieties of tobacco that will work as biofactories.

Georges Freyssinet, prev. Scientific Advisor Life Science at Rhône-Poulenc, Scientific director at Limagrain, CEO of RhoBio and Genective, Founder and CEO of LemnaGene

“Expert in plant biotechnology for plant improvement and production of pharmaceutical products in plants”. With 30 years of experience in plant genetic engineering for the production of plants with agronomic and quality traits and for the production of drugs and vaccines in plants (Universities in France and North American, Rhône-Poulenc, Bayer, Limagrain).

« Expert in the Blood-brain barrier, neurological disorders and cholesterol metabolism », >10 years of experience in BBB physiology and its role in neurodegenerative diseases (Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases, stroke, brain tumor metastasis,…) in order to improve drug delivery and provide data in pharmaco-toxicological field for its own R&D programs as well as for pharmaceutical companies.

Dr. Lola Ledesma, Group Leader at the Centro Biologia Molecular of Madrid

« Expert in neuronal physiology and pathology in lysosomal disorders », with 20 years of experience in applied biology (European Molecular Biology Laboratory - Germany, University of Turin – Italy, KU Leuven - Belgium, Research Council/CBMSO-Spain) with a strong expertise in the role of lipids in neuronal physiology and pathology in lysosomal storage diseases.

Pr. Tim Edmunds, prev. VP Research at Genzyme

« Expert in the development of recombinant proteins in the  rare disease market » Previous VP Research at Genzyme Corporation with 30 years of experience in research, development and regulatory approval of first and second generation of protein therapeutics mainly in rare diseases including lysosomal disorders

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