NESS ZIONA, Israel, July 12, 2020 — Pharmaseed, Israel’s largest GLP-certified preclinical CRO specializing in translational and regenerative studies today announced the appointment of Amos Panet, Professor at the Faculty of Medicine, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, to its Scientific Advisory Board of the Anti-infective Center of Excellence (ACE).
Pharmaseed offers a selection of in-vivo models to suit different research needs including models, for applications in Infectious Disease, Stem Cells/Regeneration, Cell Therapy, Cancer, CNS disorders, Sexual Dysfunction, Inflammation, Nutraceuticals, and Dermatology.
“Prof Panet is a highly regarded and widely published authority in the field of Virology, and we are delighted to add someone of his caliber to Pharmaseed’s ACE Scientific Advisory Board,” said Yulie Shirer Rom, chief executive officer of Pharmaseed. “We believe that with more than 30 years of biotechnology research experience Amos’s expertise will prove invaluable to the leadership team, and we look forward to his insights and guidance as we work to advance development of the Israeli pharma and biotech eco system.”
“I have known Pharmaseed for some time and have been thoroughly impressed with its infectious disease unit which appears to be the ideal building block to support and enhance the Israeli eco system”, commented Prof. Panet. “I look forward to working with Pharmaseed’s team to close the gap between academy and industry.” Prof. Panet brings over 30 years of expertise in the areas of virus engineering and biotechnology. He currently serves as Professor in the Department of Biochemistry, The Chanock Center of Virology, IMRIC The Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem.
Prof. Panet has authored more than 160 scientific publications and reviews and has contributed chapters to numerous books. Over the course of his distinguished career, he has been the recipient of many academic awards, and has received research grants from the National Institutes of Health and the Department of Defense, as well as numerous foundations and industry. Prof. Panet is a frequent and highly sought-after speaker at scientific meetings and conferences.