Professor Oded Shoseyov is a Professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, in Israel. He has extensive experience with plant transformation systems, protein engineering and nano-biotechnology, specifically bio-inspired nano-composite materials.
He has authored or co-authored over 350 scientific publications and is the inventor of more than 97 patents. Moreover, he is an outstanding entrepreneur and scientific founder of 17 companies. Among them are: Futuragene Limited, which develops transgenic eucalyptus trees for the pulp and paper industry; Collplant Limited, which produces human recombinant Type I collagen in transgenic plants for medical implants used in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine; Biobetter Limited, which produces therapeutic antibodies and growth factors for the cultured meat industry in tobacco plants; GemmaCert Limited, which offers a smart solution to assure the standardisation of medical cannabis products; SP-Nano Materials Limited, which manufactures protein-based nano-coating solutions for the composite industry; Melodea Limited, which develops and manufactures Cellulose Nano Crystals for food packaging and composite materials applications; and Miruku, a New Zealand-based company developing plant-based dairy proteins.