Dr. Shachaf was the founding Chief Executive Officer of Orlucent and since 2012 has served as the President and Chief Science Officer. She is a well-known cell biologist and former instructor at Stanford University School of Medicine who has made ground-breaking discoveries in cancer research. Her life science career has included extensive work in preclinical cancer imaging, cancer biology and nanotechnology imaging. Dr. Shachaf is also a popular speaker at scientific conferences throughout the world and has published more than 17 journal articles. Her education includes: Post doctorate fellow: Stanford University, Medical Oncology, Ph.D: Israel Institute of Technology, Molecular Medicine, M.Sc: Israel Institute of Technology, Genetics, and B.Sc.: University of Haifa, Israel, Biology.