Meet Our Team
Michael Tsipursky, MD, MS
Vitreoretinal specialist, former Department Chair and Assistant Medical Director at Carle Health. Bringing 15 years of clinical experience with multiple book chapters and publications on various retinal pathology and surgery. Experience in multiple clinical trials as a primary investigator. Long track record of translational research experience.
Professor Joseph Irudayaraj, Ph.D
Sean received his BS in Integrative Biology from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in 2020 and his MS in Law from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law in 2021. Before joining the ReVive team, he worked as a contractor for the U.S. Army Corp. of Engineers as a studying Snake Fungal Disease in the endangered Louisiana Pine Snake. He has also had his research in O2 detection using Near Infrared Spectroscopy in wounds presented at the American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair Conference. His professional interests include project management, novel therapeutics, and drug development.
Mathew Cherian, Ph.D
Dr. Mathew Cherian is a pharmaceutical industry veteran with 30+ years of experience. He held key roles in drug development for major companies like Pharmacia and Pfizer in the US and Italy. His expertise includes sterile dosage forms like liposomes, lipid nanoparticles, and emulsions. Mathew serves on the International Pharmaceutical Society’s Executive Committee and holds a PhD in chemical engineering from the University of Rhode Island.
Wen Ren, Ph.D
Dr. Wen Ren has his B.S. in Chemistry and a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry. His expertise is in nanoparticle technology and nanochemistry. He has over 10 years of experience in developing and utilizing nanostructures and functionalization strategies for enhanced detection of disease biomarkers. He has developed surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy probes, highly sensitive lateral flow assays, and fabrication and characterization of nanodelivery systems.