Dr Richard Lin is the founder and CEO of ExploraBioLabs , a San Diego-based contract research company focusing on pharmacology research and pharmacology incubator lab space. Dr. Lin founded ExploraBioLabs in 2004, after he recognized the need for many biotech companies to outsource pharmacology research. Today, ExploraBioLabs conducts research for many biotech companies and manages 35,000 sq ft of comparative medicine research lab space. Prior to founding Explora, Dr. Lin had lead drug discovery and pharmacology research in companies including Ansata Therapeutics, Genset Corp, Corvas International and Axys Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Lin conducted his postdoctoral research at UC San Diego Cancer Center, and received his PhD in Zoology from UC Berkeley.