SmartZyme Team

Our Team

Dr. Asael Herman

Position: Head of Research

Dr. Herman has over 20 years of experience in protein engineering and is an expert in the directed molecular evolution approach.

He was formerly the VP of R&D at Biolojic Design, where he led the successful development of 2 drug candidates in collaboration with leading pharmaceutical companies, and Head of Enzyme Engineering at Bio Architecture Lab, a start-up synthetic biology and biofuels firm.

Dr. Herman holds a PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the Hebrew University and further trained in protein engineering at the Weizmann Institute and at the University of Washington.

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