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Scientific Advisory Board

A Scientific Advisory Board consisting of five highly qualified and internationally respected scientists with expertise in areas relevant for MWLC was established in November 2018. Its function is to provide expert, non-binding advice to make better strategic decisions fundamental to accomplish the mission of MWLC.

Prof Eero Castrén (Chair)
Academy Professor Neuroscience Center University of Helsinki

Prof Karl Deisseroth
D.H. Chen Professor of Bioengineering and of Psychiatry and of Behavioral Sciences, Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Prof Tak Wah Mak
Professor, Departments of Medical Biophysics and Immunology University of Toronto
Director, The Campbell Family Institute for Breast Cancer Research at The Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Prof Lee Rubin
Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology
Director of Translational Medicine, Harvard Stem Cell Institute Harvard University

Prof Fiona M. Watt
Director, Centre for Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine King’s College London