HitS in WuXi AppTec
Our Team
Management Team
Xuanjia Peng Ph.D.
Vice President
Head of HitS
14+ yrs experience on Med-Chem at WuXi AppTec
Experienced in chemistry and drug discovery
Letian Kuai Ph.D.
Exec. Dir.
Head of Strategy & Technology CSO of Crelux
10+ yrs experience on DEL at GSK
Experienced in biology, informatics and drug discovery
Gundel Hager, Ph.D.
Managing Director of Crelux
20+ yrs Drug Development
Project Management and Client Relationship
Dr. Thomas Waldmann
Head of Customer Relationship
3+ yrs Crelux GmbH
15+ yrs experience in technical and commercial client support
12+ yrs experience in protein science, assay & technology development
Dr. Michael Raba
Program Director Crelux
4+ yrs Crelux GmbH
14+ yrs experience in biophysical membrane protein characterization
3+ yrs experience in managing integrated drug discovery projects
Dr. Nuska Tschammer
Subject Matter Expert
15+ yrs experience in integrated early drug discovery processes, biophysics, molecular pharmacology, medicinal chemistry, innovation
20+ yrs experience in chemistry, biology, public relations and training
Dr. Wenting Chen
Head of Project Management
5+ yrs WuXi AppTec
3+ yrs experience on DEL and project management
Dr. rer. nat. Christina Daschkin-Steinborn
Head of Project Management Crelux
2+ yrs at Crelux GmbH
8+ yrs scientific project management
8+ yrs anti-infective and anti-microbial development
10+ yrs biochemistry and molecular biology
Science Team
Protein Production
Dr. Thomas Meins
Head Dept. Protein Production
10+ yrs Crelux GmbH
2 yrs Sanofi R&D, France
20+ yrs  drug target prod.
Recognized Expert for Membrane
Proteins, Protein complexes, Iso-tope labelled Proteins.
FBDD & Biophysics
Dr. Moran Jerabek-Willemsen
Head of Biophysics & Screening
3+yrs Crelux GmbH
10+yrs NanoTemper Technologies
20+yrs developing MicroScale
Thermophoresis and nanoDSF technologies
Dr. Ingo Korndoerfer
Head of Crystallography
12+ years Crelux GmbH
19+ leading protein crystallography teams and facilities
30+ years experiences in protein crystallography
Dr. Alex Satz
Senior Dir.
Strategy & Operations
14+ years of experience on DEL, prior experience at Roche, GSK, Praecis, AstraZeneca
20+ years of experience in organic chemistry, medicinal chemistry
Dr. Wenji Su
Assistant Dir.
Head of China R&D
3+ years of experience on DEL, prior experience at GSK
10+ years of experience on biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
Dr. Hongfang Yang
Senior Dir.
10+ years of experience on DEL, prior experience at GSK, Organix
20+ years of experience in organic chemistry
Dr. Peng Wang
Senior Dir.
Head of Antibody
6+ yrs experience on Antibody at WuXi AppTec
2+ yrs experience on Antibody at Roche
1 yr experience on Cell biology at Crownbio
Technical team
Library Production
Library Production
( Reaction Dev., BB validation,
library production, digestion )
Preparative Separation
Route exploration :10-15 / Month
Library production :10+ / Month
Product supply : 0.5~50 μmol / library
BB validation: 10,000+ / Week
New method: 50+ in total
Five LTQs in our lab
Better resolution,
it can be accurate to four decimal places
Prep. HPLC
Scale between
10 nmol ~ 10 μmol
Affinity Selection
Affinity Selection
KingFisher Flex
Consistent fluidics, precise liquid handling
QuantStudio 7 Flex
Quality control at protein & nucleotide level; before, during, and after the selection
illumina HiSeq X
DEL-specific workflow for enhanced accuracy and throughput
Cell-based selection for expanded target classes
Ready to start your project