Biju Issac, PhD.

Scientific Lead

Biju Issac

Dr. Issac is the GDC Scientific Lead at Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc. He received his PhD in Biotechnology at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi in 2005. He did his post-doctorates with Massachusetts General Hospital (Boston) and NCI (Bethesda). He has co-authored over 20 scientific publications in HIV, cancer, structural bioinformatics and genomics. He has been an active member of AACR from 2013. Before joining the GDC Team, Dr. Issac was a senior bioinformatics scientist with Henry Jackson Foundation contracting with WRAIR, Silver Spring. He has also held the position of Associate Bioinformatics Scientist with University of Miami, leading the Bioinformatics Core within Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.