Founded in January 2011, CALIXAR currently employs 15 skilled people (including 9 PhDs).
CALIXAR’s team is led by corporate values
commitment, perseverance and humanism for best performances and excellence in innovation
Emmanuel DEJEAN is co-founder of CALIXAR. He has a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from the University of Montpellier and has an engineering degree from the National Polytechnic Institute of Grenoble. He spent 15 years in management and internal/external corporate venturing for Research and Innovation through different consulting companies before deciding to create CALIXAR. Emmanuel has been involved in more than 50 communications, 2 PCT patents and 2 Industrial Research Prizes.
Anass JAWHARI has a strong experience in biochemistry and structural biology of macromolecular assemblies of proteins and antibodies. He holds a Ph.D. in biochemistry & structural biology from Louis Pasteur University (Strasbourg, France), obtained under the supervision of Professor Dino Moras (IGBMC & French academy of Science). After that, he worked as research associate at the Scripps Research Institute (La Jolla, US) and at the Gene Center (Munich, Germany) before joining Transgene as Research Investigator. He has more than 15 year experience in research & development projects related to molecular aspects of cancer & infectious diseases. He was chairman and scientific advisory board member of ASDD 2013 (BIT symposium, China). Anass is also member of the French GPCR research group (GDR RCPG Physio-Med) and Editor of SOJ immunology.