CHARLESTON,Argolyn Bioscience, a biopharmaceutical company, has added Victory Hruby, Ph.D., to its scientific advisory board.

Hruby is a chemistry and biochemistry professor at the University of Arizona. He is focused on peptide chemistry and its impact on the central nervous system. He also is editor-in-chief of the Journal of Peptide Research.

Argolyn is focused on peptide drug development. Peptides are natural or synthetic compounds containing two or more amino acids.