Entry Date27/06/2019
PhotoPhoto
PrefixDr
Full NameKarel Petrak
SocietyInternationalSocietyofNanoTechnology(ISNT)
QualificationD. Phil., M. Sc., Dipl. Eng.
DesignationChief Scientific Officer
DepartmentR&D
University/OrganizationNangioTx Inc.
Phone6786131386
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CountryUnited States
Full postal address with pincode

1180 Raymond Blvd.
Newark, NJ 07102-4113
USA

Biography

KAREL PETRAK, DIPL. ENG., M. Sc., D. PHIL.
[email protected]; www.klpetrak.com; [email protected]; [email protected]
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-8850-2114
https://www.linkedin.com/in/karel-petrak-21006a2/
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Karel_Petrak/publications
Skype: ID kpetrak
Member of MENSA

SUMMARY: An executive with 40 years’ experience in pharmaceutical industry, with a demonstrated success in pharmaceutical and biotechnology drug development, drug discovery and delivery of conventional drugs, proteins, and peptides. He has a broad knowledge of science and technology based on education (D. Phil. in oncology, M. Sc. in organic chemistry and the science of macromolecules, Dipl. Eng. in rubber and plastics technology) and on work experience in a variety of technical areas including immuno-modulatory and anti-inflammatory drugs, gene therapy, drug delivery (oral, trans-dermal, inhalation and vascular permeability), peptides, proteins and other macromolecules), drug characterization, formulations, pre-clinical and clinical investigations of safety, toxicity and efficacy, assay development and validation, clinical-supplies manufacture and logistics, stability studies for both drugs under development and marketed products, clinical trials, analysis of unmet medical needs and of indication markets, project management and regulatory requirements for drug-product market approval. He has experience in interacting with the FDA and other regulatory agencies. He has established a solid base of NIH SBIR funding, having to date raised $12+ MM.
He has demonstrated competence through publishing over 100 scientific publications and patents.

Although most of my research was conducted in industrial setting, I was fortunate enough to have an opportunity to pursue both applied and basic research. For my publications see https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Karel_Petrak/publications and https://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user=xY9C9XUAAAAJ

Areas of Expertise/Research
  • Drug Development & Disease-targeted drug delivery
Websites
  • www.klpetrak.com
StatusApproved
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