Dean Dawson, Ph.D. is a Co-founder and board member. Dr. Dawson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Molecular Microbiology and a member of the Programs of Genetics and Molecular Microbiology at Tufts University Medical School. His research focuses on mechanisms of chromosome segregation and the basis of the chromosome segregation errors that contribute to birth defects and cancer. Before joining the faculty at Tufts, Dr. Dawson performed his doctoral research at the University of Utah and was a Damon Runyon Research Fellow in the Department of Genetics at Harvard University.

Larry Gold, Ph.D. Dr. Gold has a long history of founding and managing successful biotechnology companies. He is a founder and the CEO of Somalogic. He was a founder of Synergen and NeXstar. Dr. Gold is an member of the National Academy of Science and recipient of many awards. He is currently Professor of Cellular and Molecular Biology at the University of Colorado.