Chairman, President, CEO
Mr. Yuen is a proven serial entrepreneur who has founded several successful publicly traded companies including AST Research Inc. and SRS Labs, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRSL). Mr. Yuen received his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Irvine in 1974. Mr. Yuen Has received many honors including: Director of the Year, Orange County Forum for Corporate Directors (1997), Top 25 Executives, Consumer Industry, Computer Reseller News Magazine (1991 & 1987), The UCI Medal (1990), The UCI Outstanding Engineering Alumni Award (1987), and The UCI Distinguished Alumnus Award (1986).
Fari Izadyar D.V.M., P.h.D.
Chief Scientific Officer
Dr. Izadyar is a well renowned scientist in the field of biotechnology and stem cell research; He has received a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine and a PhD in Reproductive and Stem Cell Biology. He is a seasoned clinician with over twenty five years of experience as a large animal practitioner and scientist working in the research laboratories of academic and biotech organizations and in private veterinary clinics. As an expert in cell-based therapy technology, he contributed to development of innovative techniques using a variety of stem cells for regenerative medical applications. Dr. Izadyar has directed many research programs in different disciplines and collaborated with numerous academic and industrial organizations both nationally and internationally. His involvement in clinical research has resulted in publishing numerous papers in peer reviewed journals that have been presented in Veterinary and Stem cell meetings. Dr. Izadyar believes that “Stem cells are the future of Medicine” and as a veterinarian scientist his ambition is to apply the knowledge acquired in the field of regenerative medicine to the development of safe and effective cell therapy protocols that relief pain and improve the quality of life of our companion animals.
Dr Chad Maki
Dr. Maki is a native to Orange County, CA. He earned his B.S. degree in Biochemistry from the University of California, Berkeley. Since 2005 he has worked extensively in the field of stem cell research and has contributed on numerous scientific publications. In 2013 Dr. Maki completed his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from The University of Edinburgh. Throughout his time there he performed veterinary work in many countries and also continued his scientific interests at the prestigious Roslin Institute. Dr. Maki is a member of AVMA and RCVS. He looks forward to working with you and he sees your pet as a family member and strives to provide the utmost care and compassion with an emphasis on high quality veterinary medicine.
Tom Ramos is the Director of Marketing and Product Development. Tom has a B.S. and an M.S. in Immunology from Cal Poly Pomona; and an M.B.A. from the University of California, Irvine. He has over 10 years of flow cytometry experience in multiple areas of research. His research experience includes stem cell characterization, primary cell processing, T cell signal transduction, and dendritic cell biology. In his previous lab, he built a primary cell product business and directed all technical efforts. He has also co-authored many publications and presented at scientific meetings. He focuses on roles in research, marketing, product development, and operations.