Takashi Kei Kishimoto
Selecta Biosciences, USA
Dr. Kishimoto is the Chief Scientific Officer of Selecta Biosciences, a biotechnology company developing synthetic vaccines based on a novel self-assembling nanoparticle technology. Prior to joining Selecta, he was Vice President of Research at Momenta Pharmaceuticals where he led a multidisciplinary team in advancing both novel and complex generic products. Previously he held leadership positions at Millennium Pharmaceuticals and Boehringer Ingelheim. Dr. Kishimoto has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles, including articles in Nature, Science, Cell, and the New England Journal of Medicine. Dr. Kishimoto received his doctoral degree in Immunology from Harvard University and his post-doctoral training at Stanford University.
Nanoparticle-based vaccines for chronic diseases