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William Rust

Chief Executive Officer


William L. Rust, PhD, Chief Executive Officer and founder of Seraxis is a leading diabetes and regenerative medicine expert. A strong track record of peer-reviewed publications, book chapters, and presentations at international conferences, in addition to considerable experience in industry, all highlight Dr. Rust’s strengths and breadth as an acknowledged leader in the field of cell therapy. He is a forward thinker and a visionary and the recipient of 4 Excellence Awards, 4 government grants and 7 patents. Dr. Rust leads a team of scientists at Seraxis with expertise in cGMP cell production and scale-up, stem cell differentiation and device engineering. Dr. Rust earned a Ph.D. in biochemistry and served in multiple managerial positions including at Novartis, Lonza and ATCC prior to founding Seraxis.

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