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Dr. Robert Fildes A.

Chairman

Vaxart Inc

HQ Phone: (415) 437-0132

Vaxart Inc

600 Townsend Street Suite 120E

San Francisco, California 94103

United States

Company Description

Vaxart is a privately held, clinical-stage company. We believe that our proprietary oral vaccine delivery platform is suitable to deliver recombinant vaccines, positioning Vaxart to introduce oral versions of certain vaccines. Our platform technology is... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Chairman
Twinstrand Therapeutics Inc.

Vice President of Operations for the Industrial Division
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Chief Executive Officer
Atlantic Technology Ventures , Inc.

Director
Cytovax Biotechnologies Inc.

Senior Manager
GlaxoSmithKline plc

Affiliations

Executive Advisor
CM Capital Investments

Board Member
Inimex Pharmaceuticals Inc.

President
SB2

Board Member
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company

Board Member
CIBA Vision Corporation

Member of the Investment Committee
Royal Canadian Bank

Board Member
HiQSoft Inc.

President
Biogen Idec Inc.

Board Member
Viagene , Inc.

Board Member
Carrington Laboratories , Inc.

Founder and Board Member
Industrial Biotechnology Association

Member of the School of Business Advisory Board
Haas School of Business

Board Member
Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises

Education

B.Sc.
chemistry and human physiology
University of London

D.C.C. degree
Microbial Biochemistry
University of London

DCC degree
Microbial Biochemistry
University of London

PhD
Biochemical Genetics
University of London

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Robert Fildes, Former President of Biogen Idec, Inc. (Massachusetts) (BIIB) and Cetus, Joins Vaxart, Inc. Board 3/18/2008 10:07:12 AM Â Â Â More...


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Robert Fildes, Former President of Biogen Idec, Inc. (Massachusetts) (BIIB) and Cetus, Joins Vaxart, Inc. Board 3/18/2008 10:07:12 AM Â Â Â More...


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March 2008: Robert Fildes, former President of Biogen and CEO of Cetus, joins Vaxart Board as Chairman. Read more...


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Robert Fildes, Former President of Biogen Idec, Inc. (Massachusetts) (BIIB) and Cetus, Joins Vaxart, Inc.Board 3/18/2008 10:07:12 AM More ...

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Robert Fildes, Former President of Biogen and Cetus, Joins Vaxart BoardBayBio - Industry News

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Robert Fildes, Former President of Biogen and Cetus, Joins Vaxart Board
3/18/2008Vaxart, Inc. announced that Robert Fildes, PhD, has been appointed to the board of directors.
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Fildes has had a long and illustrious career in the biotech industry.In the early 1980s, he was a founder and president of Biogen Inc.He then went on to become CEO of Cetus Corp., where he built the company into a leader in PCR and brought IL-2 to market as a treatment for renal cell cancer.Fildes is currently president of SB2, a biotechnology licensing company.He holds a PhD in biochemical genetics from the University of London.
"I'm intrigued by what I see at Vaxart," Dr. Fildes noted."I've been around the industry a long time and have seen many breakthrough approaches.I believe that Vaxart's platform could be such an advance, one that can fundamentally change the landscape of vaccine development."
In addition to Vaxart, Fildes is a director of La Jolla Pharmaceuticals, and is chairman of Inimex and Twinstrand Therapeutics, private Canadian biotech companies.

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