KromaTiD announces appointment of Vic Myer to board of directors

Wednesday September 23, 2020 0 comments Tags: Longmont, Vic Myer, Christopher Tompkins, KromaTid

LONGMONT -- KromaTiD, Inc. announced the appointment of Vic Myer to its board of directors.Kromatid_logoUSE 

Myer joins KromaTiD's board with extensive experience in technology, R&D and pharmaceutical company executive leadership, including 5 years of experience as chief technology officer of Editas Medicine, a leading developer of gene editing-based therapies.

He is currently Entrepreneur in Residence at Atlas Venture, where he is both working on new company creation as well as working with existing Atlas portfolio companies.

"We are pleased and excited to have Dr. Myer join our board of directors," said KromaTiD CEO Dr. Christopher Tompkins.

"His assistance in 2019 and 2020 was instrumental in launching our edit site analysis services to the therapeutic gene editing markets. As a board member, we are looking forward to his insights as we grow the company in 2021 through the launch of our single cell, whole genome analysis suite, dGH Screen."

Prior to Editas, Myer served over 10 years in various leadership roles within the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research (NIBR) in Cambridge, MA, including as executive director and site head for their Development and Molecular Pathways department.

"KromaTiD's dGH platform provides comprehensive measurements of structural rearrangements that occur during editing," said Myer,

"This is essential data for understanding the outcomes of editing and risk to patients, and I am delighted to serve on the board and help the company grow."