Vadim Bichko

VADIM V. BICHKO, Ph.D.

VADIM V. BICHKO, Ph.D.

Dr. Bichko is a Vice President and Head, Infectious Diseases at ChemDiv, Inc. (San Diego, US).  He brings 20 years of successful drug discovery and development experience in pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies to AllaChem, LLC. Prior to joining ChemDiv, he was Director of Research at Idenix Pharmaceuticals, a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of drugs for the treatment of human viral infectious diseases. Prior to that, he led antiviral drug discovery at Scriptgen (Anadys) Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Bichko received his Ph.D. in molecular biology in 1986 from the University of Latvia in Riga, Latvia, and subsequently held various academic positions at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, US, Max-Plank Institute for Biochemistry in Munich, Germany, and the Institute of Organic Synthesis in Riga, Latvia. He is the author of numerous publications and patents in molecular virology.