Nancy Kravit, Ph.D. inventor of the Tethys Technology, co-founded the company and serves as Chief Executive Scientist, directing all scientific operations. Dr. Kravit has a Ph.D. in cell physiology and biophysics, and M.S. degrees in both chemical engineering and cell biology. She has been affiliated with leading research institutions including Harvard University, MIT and Washington University Medical School. In her research career, Dr. Kravit has developed important new techniques in the areas of cell biology and protein chemistry, and has discovered several new genes. The results of her work have been published in leading peer review journals.