Dr. Gundel also served as Vice President, Pharmacology and Preclinical Research at Chiron Corporation, where he supervised efforts to identify and characterize novel therapeutics for inflammatory diseases. Earlier, Dr. Gundel worked at Bayer Corporation where he held various positions within the Biotechnology Unit including Director of Pharmacology. He began his career in pharmaceutical R&D at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., where he supervised efforts to identify and characterize novel therapeutics for inflammatory diseases.
Dr. Gundel earned his M.B.A. from Saint Mary's College, and his Ph.D. in physiology from New York Medical College. He has participated in over 45 national and international scientific meetings as an invited speaker and/or session chairperson. He has published more than 60 articles in peer reviewed journals and book chapters, served on the editorial board of several journals and is a co-inventor on several issued U.S. patents.
Elusys is a privately held biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of antibody-based therapeutics for the treatment of life- threatening infectious diseases. In March of 2007, the company's anthrax antibody therapeutic, Anthim, was selected to R&D Directions' list of "100 Great Investigational Drugs." Current venture investors include Essex Woodlands Health Ventures LLC, Invesco Private Capital, Crescendo Ventures, MedImmune Ventures and Pfizer. For more information please visit http://www.elusys.com.
|SOURCE Elusys Therapeutics, Inc.|
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