These highly regarded industry experts will help us accelerate our commercialization efforts and go-to-market strategies at ExcitePCR.
Pleasanton, Calif. (PRWEB)
September 26, 2017
ExcitePCR today announced it has formed a Board of Advisors, with Dr. R. Paul Schaudies, Charles Pick and Anilrudh Venugopal, MD accepting advisory roles with the company.
Industry expertise for these advisors stretches from agricultural genomics to biodefense and from molecular diagnostics to infectious diseases.
“These highly regarded industry experts will help us accelerate our commercialization efforts and go-to-market strategies at ExcitePCR,” said Lyle L. Probst, CEO, President and Founder of ExcitePCR. “I believe their relevant experience, insights and relationships enhance our ability to execute our FireflyDX™ plans as we look to help save lives and lower costs in the healthcare, first responder, agricultural and food industries.”
About Paul Schaudies, Ph.D.
R. Paul Schaudies, Ph.D. is an internationally recognized expert in biodefense, biotechnology and nanotechnology, and he is the CEO and Co-founder of GenArraytion, a molecular diagnostics company. Dr. Schaudies was the science advisor to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) On-Scene Coordinator, as well as the Incident Commander of the 2001 anthrax incident in Washington, D.C. As a U.S. Army Officer, he supported the United Nations as an UNSCOM inspector in Iraq. Dr. Schaudies was also an AVP and Division Manager for Biological and Chemical Defense at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) for nine years, and he spent 13 years as an active duty U.S. Army officer before he retired as a Lieutenant Colonel. In addition, Dr. Schaudies was the Program Manager for Biological and Chemical Defense Research in the Central MASINT Office at the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), and he served as a Senior Researcher at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research where he authored over 25 peer-reviewed scientific publications.
About Charles Pick
Charles Pick has over 25 years of experience in the agriculture and biotechnology industries and is the President of seqID, a firm that specializes in agricultural genomic…