NAVDEEP S. JAIKARIA joined Rodman & Renshaw, Inc., as a Senior
Biotechnology Analyst in July 2003. Previously, Dr. Jaikaria was a
Senior Biotechnology Analyst covering small and mid-cap biotechnology
companies at Leerink Swann & Company as well as Mehta Partners. Dr.
Jaikaria obtained his PhD at New York Medical College in Cell Biology
and Anatomy and conducted postdoctoral research at The Rockefeller
University. His scientific research focused on infectious diseases and
cancer. Before joining Wall Street, Dr. Jaikaria also served as a
consultant to biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. Profile
TWST: May we start with an overview of your coverage?
Dr. Jaikaria: I am currently covering five names but expect to increase
that to about 10 by year-end. The names that I am covering right