Dr. Andras Nagy

Founder and Director


Dr Andras Nagy, panCELLa’s Founder, Director and Chair of our Scientific Advisory Board, is a renowned developmental geneticist and stem cell scientist at the Sinai Health System. In 2005, his laboratory established Canada’s first, human embryonic stem cell lines (2005). A few years later, he discovered a new non-viral method of creating stem cells from adult cells of the body. For this work he was included in Scientific American’s Top 10 Honor Roll in 2009, together with Bill Gates, Michael Bloomberg and Barack Obama).