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Joint Advisory Committee


Lawrence Goldstein, Ph.D., Co-Chair, Scientific Director-Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine, Professor, UC San Diego

Michael Martin, Ph.D., Co-Chair, Head of Takeda Ventures


Shu Chien, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, UC San Diego

Martin Friedlander, M.D., Ph.D., The Scripps Research Institute

Fred Gage, Ph.D., Professor, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Steve Hitchcock, Ph.D., Head of Research, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company

Donavon McConn, Ph.D., Director of Research Alliances and New Ventures, Takeda California

Anjana Rao, Ph.D., Professor, La Jolla Institute for Immunology

Evan Snyder, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.A.P., Professor, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute