Kaleido Biosciences Announces Appointment of Theo Melas-Kyriazi to its Board of Directors
“We are excited to welcome Theo to our Board. He brings extensive experience in financial and corporate strategy and a track record of building life science companies, which will be instrumental as we continue to advance our pipeline and execute across the business,” said
Dr. Afeyan said, “I am proud of Kaleido’s pioneering work on the microbiome since its founding. Today, Kaleido has a validated platform, broad pipeline, and multiple candidates in clinical development. I look forward to watching this team build a leading microbiome company with the potential to transform health care. I know they will benefit greatly from Theo’s insights and experience.”
Mr. Melas-Kyriazi joined Flagship in
“I share Flagship’s enthusiasm for Kaleido and its commitment to translating the promise of the microbiome into solutions for patients,” said Mr. Melas-Kyriazi. “I am pleased to be joining the Board at an important time in Kaleido’s evolution, as it utilizes its human-centric discovery and development platform to rapidly advance Microbiome Metabolic Therapies into patient clinical studies.”
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Source: Kaleido Biosciences