Mo Qatanani

VP, Discovery

Mo brings extensive experience in developing and advancing multiple therapeutic modalities for metabolic and rare diseases. He was previously director of discovery research at Alexion Pharmaceuticals, where he led drug discovery research programs and collaborations at the company’s Lexington, MA site. Prior to Alexion, Mo led drug discovery at Synageva BioPharma, developing multiple new programs for rare diseases while building and managing a fully externalized research model. Mo began his drug discovery work at the cardiometabolic disease division at Merck Research Laboratories, leading multiple internal programs and strategic partnerships. Mo holds a Ph.D. in molecular and human genetics from Baylor College of Medicine and completed his post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He obtained his B.S. and M.S. in biology from the American University of Beirut.

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  • VP, Discovery

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