Meet Our Advisors

Albert Koong, MD, PhD

Dr. Koong, the current Sue and Bob McCollum Professor at Stanford University, is an internationally recognized physician-scientist in the tumor microenvironment field. His laboratory was one of the first to implicate a critical role for the UPR in cancer. (more…)

Tom Boone

Mr. Boone has more than 34 years of accomplishments in the discovery and development of protein therapeutics. Tom worked at Amgen for 28 years and served in positions of increasing responsibility in growing Amgen Protein Sciences to an organization of over 300 researchers across five different sites while maintaining a long tradition of industry excellence. (more…)

Andrew Strong, JD

Mr. Strong is a partner in the Houston and Austin offices of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. He has represented private and public sector clients in the life sciences, pharmaceutical, energy, transportation and real estate industries. Previously, Mr. Strong served as the General Counsel and Compliance Officer for the Texas A&M University System. (more…)