Peter Lansdorp, MD, PhD
Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer
Peter Lansdorp and his research team at the BC Cancer Agency Terry Fox laboratory with a main research interest in telomere biology developed and perfected the Flow FISH procedure. This knowledge and technology were successfully translated to licensed and validated clinical testing service with RepeatDx in 2008. Peter is an academic Professor and the Scientific Director of the European Research Institute on the Biology of Ageing (ERIBA) at the University Medical Center Groningen and the University of Groningen. He studied medicine at Erasmus University Rotterdam and gained his PhD at the University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. His current research work focuses on the role of genetic instability in ageing and in the development of cancer.