Board of Directors

John Brancaccio

Independent Director

John Brancaccio, a retired CPA, has been a Director since December 2005. Mr. Brancaccio currently serves on the boards of Rasna Therapeutics, Inc. since 2016, Hepion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. since 2013, and Tamir Biotechnology, Inc. (formerly Alfacell Corporation) since 2004. Previously, Mr. Brancaccio served as Chief Financial Officer of Accelerated Technologies, Inc., an incubator for medical device companies from 2004 until his retirement in 2017. The Board believes Mr. Brancaccio’s experience as a chief financial officer provides valuable financial and accounting expertise that qualifies him to serve as a director of our company.