Eric Jan


Focus at NTx

RNA design, RNA synthesis and manufacturing, mRNA stability and translation strategies; Board Director (Canada)


I am a professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at UBC. I completed my PhD at Northwestern University and a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University. I joined UBC in 2006. I am a leading expert in mRNA translational control mechanisms, with emphasis on viral internal ribosome entry site mechanisms.

Interests / hobbies

Skiing, soccer, golf, hiking, avid fan of San Jose Sharks