Sam Sances

Associate Director, Neuroscience


San Diego, CA


Ph.D. in biomedical science and translational medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center.

Previous Experience:

Prior to insitro, I designed patient iPSC based organ chip systems to discover new biomarkers for ALS and Parkinson’s disease at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center’s Regenerative Medicine Institute in Los Angeles, CA. Before that, I ran stem cell based discovery screens for Parkinson’s at the center for Neuroscience and Aging at Sanford Burnham Medical Research Center in La Jolla, CA.

Responsibilities at insitro:

As scientific PTL for the ALS project, I support our amazing team, interface with our sponsor and contribute to strategy for our work in finding new treatments for ALS.

Other insitrocytes Describe Me As:

Absolutely relentless in work to impact ALS.