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The concept of Experimentica Ltd. is to bridge a gap between the development of novel in vitroex vivo and in vivo ocular models and their use in developing clinical applications as well as to draw upon academic knowledge in a contract based organization.

Management team
Board of Directors

Our management team combines years’ of experience in ophthalmic and neurological indications.

Prior to joining Experimentica Ltd., our team has held faculty positions in academia and leadership positions in the life sciences industry.

Giedrius Kalesnykas, PhD

Giedrius Kalesnykas, PhD

Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Kalesnykas has extensive research experience in eye research and neuroscience developing ... Read More
Jenni J. Hakkarainen, PhD

Jenni J. Hakkarainen, PhD

Acting Chief Operating Officer and Director R&D Operations
Dr. Hakkarainen has a strong research background in ex vivo and in vitro drug permeability testing and prediction of drug transport across biological barriers, such as cornea ... Read More
Simon Kaja, PhD

Simon Kaja, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer and Director North American Operations
Dr. Kaja is an internationally recognised expert in experimental ophthalmology and neuroscience and regular consultant to both pharma and biotech companies ... Read More
Satu Mering, PhD, Docent

Satu Mering, PhD, Docent

Director Laboratory of Animal Research
Dr. Mering has over 20 years’ experience in the area of laboratory animal science, especially ... Read More
Marc Cerrada-Gimenez, PhD

Marc Cerrada-Gimenez, PhD

Director In Vivo Pharmacology
Dr. Cerrada-Gimenez obtained his PhD in Biotechnology from the A.I. Virtanen Institute at the University of Eastern Finland in 2011. Shortly thereafter ... Read More

The new Board of Directors will be announced soon.

Management
Board of...

Our management team combines years’ of experience in ophthalmic and neurological indications.

Prior to joining Experimentica Ltd., our team has held faculty positions in academia and leadership positions in the life sciences industry.

Giedrius Kalesnykas, PhD

Giedrius Kalesnykas, PhD

Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Kalesnykas has extensive research experience in eye research and neuroscience developing ... Read More
Jenni J. Hakkarainen, PhD

Jenni J. Hakkarainen, PhD

Acting Chief Operating Officer and Director R&D Operations
Dr. Hakkarainen has a strong research background in ex vivo and in vitro drug permeability testing and prediction of drug transport across biological barriers, such as cornea ... Read More
Simon Kaja, PhD

Simon Kaja, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer and Director North American Operations
Dr. Kaja is an internationally recognised expert in experimental ophthalmology and neuroscience and regular consultant to both pharma and biotech companies ... Read More
Satu Mering, PhD, Docent

Satu Mering, PhD, Docent

Director Laboratory of Animal Research
Dr. Mering has over 20 years’ experience in the area of laboratory animal science, especially ... Read More
Marc Cerrada-Gimenez, PhD

Marc Cerrada-Gimenez, PhD

Director In Vivo Pharmacology
Dr. Cerrada-Gimenez obtained his PhD in Biotechnology from the A.I. Virtanen Institute at the University of Eastern Finland in 2011. Shortly thereafter ... Read More

The new Board of Directors will be announced soon.

LATEST NEWS

Check out our new publication on the mouse dry-eye disease model

An alpha1 adrenergic agonist shows preclinical efficacy in a preclinical model for dry eye syndrome ... Read More

Meet Us at ARVO 2018

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Email info@experimentica.com to set up a One-on-One meeting ... Read More

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