Mark Smith, Phd.

Head of Chemistry and Founder of Riboscience.

Previously, Mark was a Senior Scientist at Roche Pharmaceuticals where he led the nucleoside and nucleotide chemistry efforts. Mark received his Ph.D. from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST) and completed postdoctoral research at the University of Illinois at Chicago.  In addition, he is the Head of the Medicinal Chemistry Knowledge Center in Stanford CHEM-H at Stanford University.