Who we are

The start-up company ProThera Biologics was established in the state of Rhode Island in 2001 by Yow-Pin Lim, MD/PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Brown Medical School and Douglas C. Hixson, PhD, Professor of Medicine and Pathology/ Laboratory Medicine, Brown Medical School. Both co-founders are actively engaged in the biomedical research in the Carcinogenesis Laboratory at Rhode Island Hospital, where Dr. Hixson is the longstanding Research Director and Dr. Lim is a Research Oncologist.

The company focuses on unmet medical needs by developing INTEGRATED theranostic and therapeutic biomolecules for serious human diseases such as sepsis and cancer.


Yow-Pin Lim, M.D., Ph.D.

President & Chief Scientific Officer

Tel. 401-301 2046 | Fax: 401-432 9944

ProThera Biologics LLC / 551 Warren Avenue / East Providence, RI 02914

© 2008 ProThera Biologics, LLC.