Dr. János Kósa
Dr. János Kósa Ph.D., Molecular Biologist and Immunologist, Managing Director of Pentacore Laboratory.
He completed his university studies at the Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), then he worked in the Molecular Biology Research Laboratory of Gedeon Richter Plc. He was one of the first people in Hungary to use robotics in the research of new and effective drug compounds. He is the CEO of PentaCore Lab Plc., which is Hungary's leading private molecular biological laboratory, and he is a senior research fellow at the Department of Internal Medicine and Oncology at Semmelweis University, and head of the molecular diagnostics laboratory.
His research interests include the early and rapid diagnosis of established and inherited genetic diseases (e.g., cardiology, bone metabolism, cancer), and supporting the selection of therapies through genetic testing. He has significant experience in the development and operation of clinical diagnostic techniques (CE, IVD). During his professional career, he gained extensive experience in the following areas: oncology, molecular biology, next-generation sequencing, biotechnology, medication research. He has published more than fifty articles in international and domestic journals, his high scientific metrics being the hallmark of his work.