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Dr. Appleyard joined Galmed in 2012 with over 15 years of experience in R&D, formulation, and manufacturing. Previously, Dr. Appleyard was an Associate Director of Natural Products Chemistry at Novacta Biosystems, and at Cantab Biopharmaceutical, where he also headed the companies’ CMC and analytics efforts. From 2003 to 2004, Dr. Appleyard was engaged in international technology transfer activities for MAb processes at Abbott Laboratories. Dr. Appleyard also serves as a senior consultant at Diamond BioPharm, where he provides product development, regulatory and project management services. He was awarded a degree in chemistry with honors in 1995 and a Ph.D. in biochemistry in 2001, both from the University of Leeds. From 2001 to 2003, Dr. Appleyard conducted postdoctoral research in the Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Cambridge. He is a Fellow of The Royal Society of Chemistry and a Chartered Chemist.