Meet the Team

Mayland Chang, PhD
Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Chang has over 30 years experience in drug discovery, preclinical development, and clinical development. Previously, Senior Scientist at Pharmacia, served as COO for University Research Network, Inc., and has raised $16.7M research funding in the past 10 years.

Shahriar Mobashery, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer

Dr. Mobashery has over 30 years experience in drug design and discovery. He is an expert in small molecule inhibitors for MMP enzymes. Over the past decade he has raised $12M in grants for his research group. The studies of antibiotics and antibiotic resistance are central themes in his lab.

Trung Nguyen, PhD
Chief Operating Officer

Dr. Nguyen has spent the last 5 years developing ND-336 and has been awarded with multiple venture competition prizes. Recent results include 1st place of BioCrossroads Venture Competition, and he was the recipient of the prestigious 2018 Edison Innovation Award.