Annual Global Discovery to Development Innovation Forum Speakers
Principal Research Scientist
Marina is Principal Research Scientist at the next generation biologics company Elasmogen. She is a member of a team of scientists developing novel single chain domains (soloMERs) from initial lead isolation through to clinical candidate identification. Prior this Marina was a member of Shark IgNAR Development Team in Pfizer and Wyeth where she was working on development of platforms for the isolation of these binding domains and progressing pipeline candidates. Her first experience of developing shark domains was during her time with the antibody engineering spin-out company, Haptogen, which she joined in 2006. Marina has studied veterinary medicine and biotechnology in Moscow, Russia and obtained her PhD in immunology at the University of Kiel, Germany.