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“A wise man always keeps learning”: Biotech entrepreneur Rusty Williams joins IPI Board

In 1984, Lewis “Rusty” Williams boarded a flight from Boston to San Francisco and took…

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A group of people sit around a conference room table with laptops and water bottles on the tabletop. André Teixeira sits at the head of the table, smiling.

Engineering for efficiency: André Teixeira takes charge of antibody discovery and library design at IPI

It’s a few minutes after noon, and scientists at the Institute for Protein Innovation (IPI)…

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A digital rendering of neurotransmission in the synapse, shown with glowing neurons flowing at a synaptic connection.

Entry points into neuroscience: A Q&A with Thomas Biederer

At the heart of all nervous system functions are the synapses, where signals fly between…

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Auro Nair and his family crowd into a photo, all smiles.

For IPI Board member Auro Nair, biotech is an outlet for good

Growing up in Malaysia, Auro Nair learned two basic tenets from his parents: Be a…

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Image shows the growing axon of a mouse dorsal root ganglion sensory neuron in vitro turning away from the extracellular signaling molecule WFIKKN2.

Dissecting the nervous system’s self-assembly toolkit: A Q&A with Alex Jaworski

Early in development, an embryo begins an epic undertaking: the building of its nervous system.…

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Issi Rozen playing his guitar and leaning against a distressed brick wall.

Jazz and a journey to biotech: Issi Rozen brings creative spirit to IPI Board

Becoming a jazz guitarist starts with a soul-catching chord. That initial spark of inspiration is…

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