Prof. Philipp Holliger

Philipp Holliger graduated from ETH Zürich with distinction before moving to Cambridge for his Ph.D. and postdoctoral work with Sir Greg Winter. Since 2005, he has been Program Leader at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge. His research spans the fields of chemical biology, synthetic biology and in vitro evolution and has been published in top journals including, Nature, Science, Cell. His recent work on XNAs has featured in Scientific American’s 10 World Changing Ideas. He is a member of EMBO and of F1000 and a consultant to several successful biotech companies