Dr Shahram Lavasani | Founder and Chief Executive Officer
ImmuneBiotech Ab

Dr Shahram Lavasani, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, ImmuneBiotech Ab

Shahram Lavasani holds a Ph.D. degree from Lund University in Medical Inflammation Research where he studied the immunoregulation and novel immunotherapies in multiple sclerosis (MS). He is a skillful immunologist, with many years of teaching and research expertise on gastrointestinal complications in autoimmune and chronic inflammatory diseases. Focusing on Gut-Brain axis he has pioneered research in MS, which is an autoimmune disease of the central nervous system, by demonstrating inflammation and increased permeability in the gut and introduced microbiota-based therapies using combination of probiotic bacteria. He is the founder of ImmuneBiotech, developed a proprietary lactobacilli library and established accurate and multiple selection technologies to screen and design formulations for the optimal therapeutic management of the diseases. ImmuneBiotech┬┤s first product, designed to address the underlying causes of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), has shown major success and will soon be available in the market.



DC Plenary Day April 3 @ 11:21

The microbiome boom: Addressing intellectual property and regulatory pathways for microbiome based therapies

DC Co-conference Day 2 April 4 @ 5:40

The significant role of intestinal microbiome, barrier function, and immune system in disease prevention, treatment and therapeutic development

  • Designed microbiome therapies targeting the microbes and beyond

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