Eric N. Stober

Chief Financial Officer


Mr. Stober has served as the Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary of the Company since 2013.

Bradley Sullivan

​Corporate Controller


Mr. Sullivan has served as Corporate Controller of Astrotech Corporation, Astrogenetix's parent company, since 2014. 

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Our team

Astrogenetix is the first biotechnology company to research and develop novel therapeutic products in the unique environment of microgravity in space.


Formed by its parent company, Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ: ASTC) (formerly SPACEHAB) in 2008, Astrogenetix is one of the first commercial entities to hold a Space Act Agreement (SAA) with NASA for use of the International Space Station – a designated U.S. National Laboratory – for research, development and industrial processing purposes. 

NASA astronauts Greg Chamitoff (left), mission specialist, and Mark Kelly, mission commander, are unpacking canisters of the Group Activation Pack.

Thomas B. Pickens III

Founder & CEO


​Mr. Pickens has served as a Director since 2004, and as CEO of Astrogenetix's parent company, Astrotech Corporation, since 2007.

Source: NASA

Raj Mellacheruvu

​Chief Operating Officer


Mr. Mellacheruvu has served as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company since 2015.

About astrogenetix

This Agreement, along with the Company’s relationship with various universities and government agencies and departments, gives Astrogenetix the ability to conduct valuable research and develop products in space to be commercialized on Earth.


Through expertise gained by sending more than 1,500 NASA science experiments into space, Astrogenetix is exclusively positioned to help commercialize products derived from microgravity discoveries.


The Company is currently in the process of developing vaccine candidates in microgravity, with a focus on Salmonella and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).