Pericles Hassun Filho D.V.M, Ph.D

Director of International Development and CEO ProFaM LATAM


Pericles Hassun Filho D.V.M, Ph.D

Graduated in Veterinary Medicine – UNESP (Sao Paulo - Brazil)
Masters in Animal Reproduction- USP (Sao Paulo – Brazil)
PhD degree in Medicine-Unifesp (Sao Paulo – Brazil)
Post-doctorate in Structural Molecular Biology Unifesp (Sao Paulo – Brazil)
Was responsible for the Assisted and Molecular Reproduction Laboratories at the Department of Human Reproduction in a Medical School (UNIFESP-EPM)
At University of Illinois (USA), conducted research in Molecular Biology (Transgenesis) and Biotech applied to Assisted Reproduction Technologies (ART).
At University of Michigan (USA) was a visiting researcher in areas of ART, Stem Cell and Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD).
Member of the Managing Committee of the National Institute of Science and Technology of Stem Cells in Human Genetic Diseases associated with the Center for Human Genome Studies at University of Sao Paulo (CEGH-USP).
Has experience in Biochemistry and Cell Biology, emphasis on Molecular Biology and Embryology, acting on the following topics: biotechnology applied to reproduction, genetics of infertility and pre-implantation genetic diagnosis. Dr. Pericles has published many scientific papers national and international, and participated in many conferences, belonging to several associations and national and international scientific bodies.
Founder and CEO of Genesis Genetics Brazil until June 2017 (InGene Biotechnology Ltd.) and founder and CEO of Omics Stem Cell Biotech (Omics Biotechnology Ltda.).
VC capitalist, mentor and serial investor of Biotech and Health Startups in USA, Europe and Israel.

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