Meet The Team

Dr. Bruce Nicholson, PhD

Co-Founder & CSO.
Decorated researcher, discovered the first connexin, 40+ years studying their function, co-inventor of the technology.

Gobie Walsdorf

Member of the Board.
President of Mission Pharmacal, large privately held pharmaceutical and med device company, industry leader in women’s health, 20+ years successful commercialization, marketing and distribution of innovative products.

Dr. Paul Castella, PhD, MBA

Co-Founder & Board Chairman.
Successful serial life science entrepreneur, multiple successful exits, 20+ years in biotech commercialization and VC investing.

Wendy Smith, MHA

Member of the Board.
Nationally recognized expert on value- based insurance reimbursement, CEO of several companies involved in successful exits/mergers. 20+ years in payor relations & reimbursement.

Dr. Nameer Kirma, PhD

Co-Founder & Chair Scientific Advisory.
Expert in disorders of the female reproductive tract and disease progression & pathology, co-inventor of the technology.

Somer Baburek

Co-Founder & CEO.
Experienced leader in life science start- ups, including Rx drug development, clinical operations, FDA regulation and achieving successful exit.