Eytan R. Barnea, M.D., FACOG
Founder and Chief Scientific Officer, BioIncept, LLC
Founder and Chairman of SIEP, the Society for the Investigation of Early Pregnancy
Dr. Barnea discovered PreImplantation Factor (PIF) and investigates its diagnostic and therapeutic applications. Completed PIF Phase Ib of the First-in-Human Fast-Track, FDA approved, university-sponsored clinical trial (NCT#02239562) reported that PIF is safe, non-toxic and devoid of deleterious side effects. PIF has received several translational developmental grants and contracts amounting to close to $15 million $ from the NIH / NIAID and BrIDGS to advance its road to clinics.
Dr. Barnea published over 200 peer-reviewed manuscripts and chapters and edited 4 specialty textbooks. In 1989, he received the Elkeles Prize ‘Scientist of the Year in Medicine’ from the Israel Health Ministry/Jewish National Fund. In 2012 he was awarded the Bratanov medal/prize of ISIR for his contribution to the development of Immunology. Since 2016 Dr. Barnea was elected member of SMNH, Safe Motherhood Newborn Health committee of FIGO, the International Federation of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.