Dmitri Routkevitch, Ph.D.
Co-Founder, President & CTO
F.Howland “Howie” Carpenter, MBA
Co-Founder, VP Business Development
Michael H. B. Stowell, Ph.D.
Co-Founder, Chair of Scientific Advisory Board
Dr. Stowell is an Associate Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Colorado, Boulder and has authored a wide range of publications in the fields of synthetic organic chemistry, structural biology, neurobiology, and biophysics. His academic research is focused on molecular and supramolecular structures that facilitate communication between neurons at the chemical synapse and how such structures are perturbed in neurological disease.
As a scientist with wide-ranging interests, Dr. Stowell is also Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of AmideBio, which has licensed the BioPure™ technology platform he invented from the University of Colorado for rapid and economical manufacture of pure peptides.
Dr. Stowell has received numerous grants and awards including the Beckman Young Investigator Award, a National Institutes of Health – EUREKA award, and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute – Collaborative Innovation Award. Dr. Stowell received his Ph.D. in Chemistry and Biophysics from the California Institute of Technology and was a visiting Scientist at the MRC – Laboratory of Molecular Biology (Cambridge, England) and the Biophysics Department of Kyoto University.