About Us

chengkangChengkang Zhang, Ph.D.
Principal Scientist

Dr. Zhang’s experience has focused on product and technology development in the fields of adult stem cell biology, induced pluripotent stem cells and genetically-modified cell lines.  As Principal Scientist at Propagenix Inc., Dr. Zhang invented the EpiX™ technology which provides a unique solution to unleash the potential of tissue-resident adult epithelial stem cells for the development of advanced cell therapy products for orphan diseases, such as inherited skin blistering diseases (dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa), respiratory diseases (cystic fibrosis), acute and chronic epidermal injury (burn and chronic wound).