Announces Appointment of Independent Director Sir Gregory Winter as Chair of the Board of Directors
Biosceptre announced that has appointed Sir Gregory Winter as Chair of the Biosceptre Board of Directors. Sir Gregory has led the Scientific Advisory Board of Biosceptre for over 4 years and joined the Board of Directors as a non-executive director in May 2016. Sir Gregory Winter is Master of Trinity College Cambridge and was a past member of the Medical Research Council’s Laboratory of Molecular Biology (LMB), serving as both a Head of Division and as Deputy (and Acting) Director.
Sir Gregory has developed technology to make humanized antibodies and human antibodies in bacteria. A number today's available therapeutic antibodies were developed using methods devised by Sir Gregory. Sir Gregory has unique biotechnology industry experience, being a Founder and Director of Cambridge Antibody Technology (acquired by AstraZeneca), of Domantis (acquired by GlaxoSmithkline) and currently of Bicycle Therapeutics Limited.
Sir Gregory was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS) in 1990 and awarded the Royal Medal by the society in 2011 for his pioneering work in protein engineering and therapeutic monoclonal antibodies, and his contributions as an inventor and entrepreneur. He has also won several international awards including the King Faisal International Prize for Medicine, the Cancer Research Institute William B. Coley Award and the Canada Gairdner International Award. Sir Gregory was appointed Knight Bachelor in 2004.
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Biosceptre will be seeking potential partners for development and licensing, and expects to re-enter the clinic in 2017.
As well, Biosceptre has announced that it will be attending the Biotech Showcase 2017 in San Francisco from January 9th to 12th.