Biochemistry Expert Witness CT 525682

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of consulting experience in vaccine and antibody design relevant to virology and oncology. My areas of focus include high affinity monoclonal antibodies against viral targets, onco-immune pathways, gene expression regulators and tumor neoantigens, molecular biology, and genetics. My expertise includes structure and function of enzymes, antibody structure and function, therapeutic antibodies such as Herceptin and Nivolumab, PCR, structure and function of nucleic acids, cloning of human genes, regulation of gene expression, epigenetics, molecular genetics, biosimilars, therapeutic proteins such as Insulin, GMCSF and anticoagulants. I have prior experience providing clients consultations and courtroom testimony as a biochemistry expert witness.

Areas of Expertise

Consulting Experience

Over the years, I have been consulted on many patent applications and patent litigation issues in areas such as protein chemistry, antibody structure and function, antibody design and synthesis, vaccine design, human virus biology, genomics, gene cloning, cell biology, cancer genes, DNA sequence, RNA biology and PCR.


Degree Subject Institution
Ph.D. Biochemistry University of Aberdeen – Scotland UK
B.Sc. Biochemistry University of Aberdeen – Scotland UK

Awards & Affiliation

New York Academy of Science
The Harvey Society and The RNA Society

Primary Affiliation

New York Academy of Science