Marius S. Pop, Ph.D.

Director, Biology​

Marius has been with Kronos Bio since its inception. Prior to joining Kronos Bio, Marius was a Senior Scientist at C4 Therapeutics where he acquired extensive experience in targeted protein degradation while he led and managed internal teams as well as external partnerships.

Marius received his Ph.D. from University of Freiburg, Germany studying Small GTPases. He continued his scientific training with postdoctoral studies in the Laboratories of Dr. Levi Garraway at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Broad Institute and with Dr. Angela Koehler at MIT. During this time Marius has used the Small Molecule Microarray platform extensively probing ligands and inhibitors against a range of historically undruggable transcription factors.