Management Team

Single application head lice product capable of killing both eggs and lice.

Dr Vern Bowles



Vern is the founder of Hatchtech and the research underpinning the core intellectual property is the culmination of 15 years of his work. He has devoted a significant proportion of his research career to studying the role of ectoparasite proteases in parasite infections, parasite nutrition and immune evasion. This work has been extended to the role of proteases in egg hatching in the sheep blowfly, head lice and other pests. Vern is an integral part of Hatchtech where he is responsible for its scientific programmes. Vern is also the Deputy Director of the Centre for Animal Biotechnology at The University of Melbourne.

Latest News

Oct 21, 2014 Hatchtech Announces Successful Results from Phase 2 Ovicidal Study

Sep 02, 2014 Hatchtech Announces Successful Phase 3 Results

Dec 11, 2013 Hatchtech Receives SPA and Announces Patent Grants

Oct 31, 2013 Hatchtech Completes $12.6m Capital Raise, Secures Funds for Phase III and NDA Submission