Scientific Co-Founder and Vice President, Genomic Discovery
Dr. Brian Bowman has more than twenty years of research experience in molecular biology, protein biochemistry and engineering, and natural product discovery. Prior to co-founding LifeMine Therapeutics, Dr. Bowman was a founding scientist at Warp Drive Bio, where he was responsible for the foundational development of Warp Drive Bio’s bacterial genome mining platform. Under Dr. Bowman’s leadership, numerous novel drug candidates were discovered and advanced into preclinical development.
Dr. Bowman was an NIH post-doctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Gregory Verdine in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Harvard University studying the mechanistic enzymology of DNA repair enzymes using a combination of structural biology, biochemistry, and chemical biology.
Dr. Bowman received his B.S. in molecular biology from Purdue University and a Ph.D. in biochemistry from Baylor College of Medicine.