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David Mace

CEO & Founder

David was previously an Entrepreneur in Residence at 8VC, where he worked at the intersection of biology and computer science. Prior to this, he worked on machine learning at Facebook and IBM Watson. He studied computer science at Caltech.

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Matthew Delisa

CSO & Founder

Matthew is the William L. Lewis Professor of Engineering in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Cornell University. Professor DeLisa's research focuses on understanding and controlling the molecular mechanisms underlying protein biogenesis -- folding and assembly, membrane translocation and post-translational modifications -- in the complex environment of a living cell.

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Michael Jewett

CTO & Founder

Michael is the Charles Deering McCormick Professor of Teaching Excellence, a Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, and co-director of the Center for Synthetic Biology at Northwestern University. Dr. Jewett’s lab seeks to re-conceptualize the way we engineer complex biological systems for compelling applications in medicine, materials, and energy by transforming biochemical engineering with synthetic biology.