Aortyx has recently incorporated one senior and two junior members to the technical staff.
Dr. Júlia López Guimet, is a vascular biologist with vast experience in the biology of Marfan disease and aortic dissection. She is in charge of optimizing the patch surface coating to promote cellular colonization. She will also be responsible of the animal studies.
Mr. Alex Aranda, MSc, is an Industrial Engineer and PhD Candidate with experience in mechanical devices development. He is in charge of the design and scale-up of the endovascular patch deployment system.
Mr. Pau Teixidó, MSc, is a Pharmaceutical Chemist and PhD Candidate with experience in chemical formulation for biological applications. He is in charge of the optimization of the adhesive side of the patch.
The combined expertise of our new hires guarantees the rapid progression of our product development. Check the Team section for more information.