Minoru Ko, M.D., Ph.D.

Founder, interim CEO, and Chief Scientific Officer

Minoru is currently Professor and Chair at the Department of Systems Medicine, Keio University School of Medicine. He also worked as a Senior Investigator (tenured) and Section Chief for nearly 15 years at the National Institute on Aging.

He has published more than 150 peer-reviewed scientific articles and more than 20 other articles and book chapters, including a “Stem Cell Biology” chapter of Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine (17th, 18th, 19th editions). He brings more than 30 years of experience in stem cell biology, genetics, molecular and cell biology, and systems biology.