Ramesh Ramakrishnan joined Rebus Biosystems as Senior Vice President of Product Development in October 2021, bringing over 25 years of product development experience in the life science industry.  Most recently, Dr. Ramakrishnan was Senior Vice President of Research & Development at Talis Biomedical, a point of care diagnostic company. Prior to this, he was Senior Vice President of Research & Development at Dovetail Genomics, and Executive Vice President of Research & Development at Fluidigm Corporation where he developed single cell genomics and proteomic applications.  Previously, Previously, Dr. Ramakrishnan held Research and Development leadership positions at Nanosphere Inc (acquired by Luminex), Motorola Life Sciences and Vysis Inc (acquired by Abbot Laboratories).  He held positions on the Board of Directors of the Fulbright Association, and the Secretary of the Board for the Fulbright Academy of Science and Technology.  He holds a PhD in Zoology from Georgetown University and the University of Poona, India, which he earned through the Fulbright Scholarship Program and completed his post-doctoral training at the Dept of Human Genetics at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.