Xavier Duportet is CEO of Eligo Bioscience, senior advisor to the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and co-founder and president of the non-profit Hello Tomorrow.
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ABOUT Xavier

  • French Innovator of the Year 2015 by MIT Technology Review

  • Forbes 30 Under 30

  • MIT TR 35

  • WEF Technology Pioneer


  • “Young Frenchman Xavier Duportet has decided to substitute the "weapons of mass destruction” that can be current antibiotics, for “snipers” that work more precisely. The PhD in Synthetic Biology from INRIA (France) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is designing a new type of medicine able to eliminate specific bacteria and leave the other intact.”

    MIT Technology Review