Serengulam V. Govindan
Serengulam V. Govindan obtained a Ph.D. degree in organic chemistry from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (now Mumbai). He spent postdoctoral years at Florida State University, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Virginia-Tech, and Purdue University, pursuing structures, synthesis, and biosynthesis of organic natural products. Govindan joined Immunomedics, Inc. in 1992 as a Senior Scientist, where he initially carried out product development projects in radiolabeling of monoclonal antibodies for diagnostic imaging and radioimmunotherapy. More recently, he has been focusing on the development of drug conjugates of antibodies. Govindan is a Member of the American Chemical Society. He participated in two NIH study section review meetings. He has many publications, allowed US and international patents, and meeting presentations. Govindan is presently the Senior Director of Conjugation Chemistry at Immunomedics, Inc.
Biography Updated on 1 November 2011