Accelerating Breakthrough Discoveries into Medicines

Craig Murphy

Craig Murphy, PhD

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Dr. Murphy is the Immunology Site Head at Takeda California.  His career in the biopharmaceutical industry over the last fifteen years is underlined by succession to positions of increasing responsibility at Schering-Plough Biopharma; Amgen, Inc., Protagonist Therapeutics, Inc. where he served as Head of Discovery Research, and most recently Ferring Pharmaceuticals where he served as Senior Director of Immunology & Research Lead for Gastrointestinal Research and early R&D strategy.

He has experience in the discovery and characterization of biologics, small molecule and peptide therapeutics.

Dr. Murphy received his BSc, BSc (Hons, 1st Class) and PhD degrees in Immunology and Microbiology  from the University of Adelaide, Australia.  He conducted postdoctoral at DNAX Research, Inc. Palo Alto.