Dr. Ma was awarded his Ph.D degree in Bioorganic Chemistry from the prestigious Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry (SIOC), Chinese Academy of Science in 2001. Dr. Ma was further trained over 5 years in Medical Research in top academia organizations in the United stated, such as, as Associate Researcher in the Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) with Prof. M. G. Finn, and as Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) with Dr. Pavol Kovac.
Dr. Ma joined Shanghai ChemPartner, an internationally famous CRO company, as Senior Director in 2006, and joined Shanghai Medicilon as VP of Chemistry in 2008. During this period of 13 years’ CRO research, Dr. Ma significantly contributed to multitudinous drug discover projects, in which currently five compounds were in clinical research stage, and one approved to market by FDA. Dr. Ma has rich experience in carbohydrate chemistry and bio-chemistry, and their related areas. Dr. Ma has over 20 peer-reviewed publications.
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