Prof. Radek Špíšek
Prof. Radek Spisek, M.D., Ph.D. Born and resident in Prague, Czech Republic
Radek is a cofounder and Chief Executive Officer of SOTIO. He graduated from the 1st Medical school at the Charles University in Prague, and then received his PhD in immunology. His research focuses on studying the interactions between the immune system and tumors with the aim to identify strategies that potentiate antitumor immunity. He has authored more than 90 scientific papers. Between 2000 and 2002, he worked at Institute de Biologie of Université de Nantes in France. He spent three years (2005-2007) in the team led by Professor Ralph Steinman, a medicine and physiology Nobel laureate, at the Laboratory of Cellular Physiology and Immunology/Center for Immunology and Immune Diseases, Rockefeller University, New York.
He is a Professor of Immunology at the 2nd Medical school, Charles University and has received clinical certification in Pediatrics and in Allergology and Clinical immunology. Radek currently also serves on the supervisory board of Cytune Pharma.