From Tapping UCSF Invention, Roche and Versant Dive Into Myelin Repair:

University of California, San Francisco neurology professor Jonah Chan
University of California, San Francisco neurology professor Jonah Chan

Jonah Chan invented the “micropillar” high-throughput screen to test small molecules for remyelination potential. Roche and Versant Ventures have created a company around his work.