Scientific advisory board

Gianluigi Condorelli MD PhD – Director of Cardiovascular Research Area and Head of Lab
Director Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Professor of Cardiology, Humanitas University, Milan, Italy

Globally recognized expert in molecular mechanisms of heart failure, and    relationship between genetics and epigenetics and cardiac pathologies.  Key interest in translating knowledge from bench to bedside. Research  focus:  identification of circulating and genetic biomarkers for cardiovascular  diseases,  as predictors of disease state or response to treatment.


Koos Burggraaf MD PhD – Professor in Translational Drug Research, Research Director Cardiovascular & Metabolic disease at Center for Human Drug Research

His main area of interest has been on early drug development (phase I/II), with special emphasis on biologicals in particular in cardiovascular medicine, endocrinology, endothelial function, immuno-inflammation, gastrointestinal function. Has hands-on experience in the early preclinical and clinical development of miRNAs.