Companies initiated from activities at our center

The SGTC has served as a start-up company incubator. As of April 2004 it has spun-off 35 companies and has several ongoing collaborations.

Past SGTC personnel that have had a major impact on technology transfer and the private sector

Mostafa Ronaghi CTO, Founder, Co-Founder Illumina, NextBio, Avantome, ParAllele Bioscience
Anthony Berno Senior Bioinformaticist Affymetrix
Thomas Willis Co-Founder, CEO ParAlleleBioscience
Herbert Heyneker
Founder Protogen
Tom Brennan President Protogen
John Mulligan VP Research 
Mark Chee Co-Founder Illumina
Joel Bellenson President Pangea (DoubleTwist)
Scott Hunicke-Smith President GeneMachines
Andrew Conway President Silicon Genetics
Raymond Cho Founder Ingenuity Systems
Dan Richards Founder Ingenuity Systems
Rick Norgren President Norgren Systems
Deval Lashkari VP Research 
Michael Walker President Walker Bioscience

Hessam Esfandyarpour Founder, CEO Genapsys