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Tymora Analytical Operations

Biopsy-free cancer detection and monitoring

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Biotechnology
  • Location West Lafayette, IN, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded December 2010
  • Employees 6
  • Incorporation Type S-corp
  • Website

Company Summary

Tymora Analytical Operations, LLC provides new research products and lab tools to R&D organizations within the life sciences markets. Tymora has developed a set of highly effective technologies for the analysis of protein phosphorylation that relates to the onset of many diseases, most notably cancer. Tymora’s flagship products, PolyMAC & pIMAGO, greatly enhance an organization’s ability to discover and develop new therapies that combat disease.


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    Anton Iliuk
    President and Chief Technology Officer

    Dr. Anton Iliuk is the company co-founder and co-inventor of PolyMAC and pIMAGO. Through his research, he published 18 manuscripts and book chapters (7 first-author) and was involved in 2 patent applications. Dr. Iliuk was also the 2011-2012 Purdue Realization and Entrepreneurship Postdoctoral Program (PREPP) Fellow sponsored by Kauffman Foundation, 2011 Purdue mini-MBA participant and an NIH & NSF SBIR-funded Principal Investigator for Tymora.

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    Weiguo Andy Tao
    Chief Scientific Officer

    Dr. W. Andy Tao is an Associate Professor of Biochemistry at Purdue University who leads an active research group of 16 lab members, developing novel R&D technologies. He has over 30 peer-reviewed publications, two patent applications, and has been invited to speak at numerous international and local conferences and meetings. Dr. Tao is the co-inventor of PolyMAC and pIMAGO is the 2011-2013 Purdue Entrepreneurial Leadership Academy (ELA) Fellow.

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    Peter Kissinger
    Business and Finance Advisor

    Peter Kissinger, Ph.D. is a very successful entrepreneur and a product commercialization expert. He is the founder of Bioanalytical Systems, Inc (BASi, now a multi-million dollar instrumentation and services company), the founder and CEO of Phlebotics, Inc (medical devices).


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    Scott Snively
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    Vicky Tseng

Previous Investors

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    Purdue Research Foundation Emerging Innovations Fund
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    NSF & NIH SBIR Phase I and Phase II
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    Business Plan Competitions