Vivek K Vishnudas, Ph.D
Vice President, Research and Development
Vivek K Vishnudas, Ph.D. is the Vice President of Research & Development and oversees drug/biomarker discovery and development. Dr Vishnudas is a co-inventor of the Interrogative Biology® technology. Dr Vishnudas actively oversees the emerging R&D pipeline for Berg and has been a pioneer in implementing “Big Data” strategies for next generation discovery and development. His breadth of operations covers all aspects pertaining to scientific leadership, translational research and intellectual property strategies.
Prior to moving to the industry, Dr Vishnudas was a research fellow in the Senator Paul D Wellstone Center for Excellence in Muscular Dystrophy/ BBRI where he completed his postdoctoral training. Through his graduate school (University of Vermont) and postdoctoral fellowship, Vivek received extensive training in the field of muscle physiology and skeletal muscle diseases. Vivek has over 10 US and international patent applications covering wide areas of metabolic disease, heart failure and neurological indications.
Dr Vishnudas received a Master’s degree in Biochemistry from the National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI, ICAR India) and Ph.D in Biology from the University of Vermont.