CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Genstruct Inc., a systems biology company focused on identifying molecular mechanisms, networks and biomarkers to better understand large-scale biology, announced today that it has appointed Julian Ray, Ph.D. as vice president of Engineering. In his new role, Dr. Ray will be responsible for managing the continued evolution of the Genstruct technology platform, customer platforms and the company's IT functions.
"Julian's role is vital to the future of our company," said William Ladd, Ph.D., senior vice president, Technology Platform & Operations at Genstruct. "Our propriety computational modeling platform is used to define drug-induced efficacy and toxicity in our collaborations with pharmaceutical and biotech companies and enabled Genstruct to deliver actionable insights for these companies. By hiring Julian as a dedicated expert focused specifically on advancing our Causal Systems Modeling platform, we will be able to remain ahead of the technology curve."
"The capabilities of Genstruct's technology platform to mine large sets of literature and data, incorporate knowledge and test and validate models against experimental data is truly unique to the industry," said Dr. Ray. "I look at my new role as a great opportunity to take an already robust technology system and make further enhancements to solve the biological modeling challenges of life sciences companies."
Dr. Ray has more than 18 years of experience in designing, developing
and deploying innovative solutions to challenging technology and
information management systems problems. Prior to joining Genstruct, Dr.
Ray was the chief technology officer (CTO) at auctionPAL, a venture-backed
technology- enabled business-to-consumer services company. From 2004 to
2007, he was the co-founder and CTO for C2GLogistics, an Internet startup
providing a suite of web-based services and mobile applications with a
large customer base in the life sciences ind
|SOURCE Genstruct, Inc.|
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