Board of Directors
Dr. Monahan received his Ph.D. in biochemistry from McMaster University and B.Sc. from University College Dublin. He is a board member of Itus, Corp. and Tacere Therapeutics, as well as a number of Irish biotech companies, including Genable, Cellix, Luxcel, Identigen, Pharmatrin and GK Technologies.Dr. Monahan co-founded Avigen (NASDAQ:AVGN), which has become a leader in the development of novel pharmaceutical products for the treatment of serious human diseases. As CEO for 12 years, he raised more than $235M in private and public financings, including its IPO.