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.

Hematology Expert 530876 NY

Expertise Description

I have worked for over 25 years in cell biology with a focus in human embryotic stem cells. My research focuses on developing hematopoietic (blood forming) stem cells that can differentiate into red cells, T cells, platelets, and all other cell types that comprise blood. My additional areas of research include Pluripotent stem cells, erythroid differentiation, red blood cells, epigenetics, DNA methylation, DNA replication, bioinformatics, allele-specific expression, gene therapy, hemoglobinopathies. I have prior experience providing my services as a hematology expert witness.

Toxicology Expert 530667 MI

Expertise Description

With more than 35 years experience working in toxicology, I have an expertise in cell cycle regulators and cytokines as molecular targets in drug-induced injury; cell death caused by toxic drugs and chemicals; drug and chemical biotransformation and toxicity; nutritional factors, such as obesity, on drug metabolism and toxicity; influence of genetic factors, such as Down's Syndrome, on drug metabolism and toxicity; pharmacokinetics; in vitro cell fractions, cell culture; and kidney and liver damage by drugs and environmental chemicals. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over 25 years as a toxicology expert witness.

Forensic Investigation Expert 529383 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in forensic investigation with expertise in forensic toxicology: analyzing blood and urine samples for the presence of controlled substances using radio immunoassay techniques, analyzing sexual assault evidence for the presence of sperm and/or semen, ABO and polymorphic isozyme typing as well as evaluating evidence for DNA analysis; forensic firearms: bullet path analysis, bullet and cartridge identification, distance determination; and crime scene investigation. I have spent more than 25 years providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a forensic investigation expert witness.

Agriculture Genetics Expert 526297 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of consulting experience in genetics with an emphasis in ag-biotechnology and genotyping. My expertise includes strategic planning, budgeting, and execution. I have an additional focus in operating and leading projects for multi-national corporations, NGO, and contract laboratories, and testing and research. I am offering my services as genetics expert witness.

Synthetic Organic Chemistry Expert 512523 AL

Expertise Description

I began my career in experimental synthetic organic chemistry over 25 years ago. My experiences included new product research and development, process development, writing reports, SOP’s, as well as being co-author for several patents for novel products for DNA and PNA (peptide nucleic acid) chemistry. I have experience in support of new product research and development in the area of automated synthetic DNA chemistry as well as DNA sequencing. I helped set up a chemical synthesis laboratory with expertise in the synthesis of specifically modified DNA representing known DNA damage from environmental sources such as carcinogens, UV irradiation and oxidative damage. I have been involved in the synthesis of over 1000 novel, rare and expensive organic compounds for use in environmental health and medical research. As the labs expertise grew, we expanded our synthesis services to include other small organic compounds, enzyme activators, inhibitors, bioconjugates, modified peptides and proteins, biomarkers and metabolites of exposures, new therapeutic compounds, research tools, imaging agents, drug conjugates for delivery, and many other areas of organic chemical synthesis. I have been hired as a consultant for the setup of other similar type synthesis labs at other medical institutions modeled after the original lab, and as a consultant on many synthesis projects both in academia and industry.

Small Molecule Expert 512204 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the field of Chemistry. My recent research areas include small molecule to perturb protein-protein interactions, small molecule for targeting cancer cells, and asymmetric hydrogenations of substrates without classical coordinating groups. My prior research has included through-bond energy transfer fluorescent dyes for multiplexing, BODIPY dye chemistry, combinatorial methods for catalyst discovery and optimization, delivery of proteins into cells, small molecule ligands for the Trk receptors (one compound in clinical trials), solid phase syntheses, dyes for DNA sequencing; as well as, DNA sequencing by synthesis, manganese catalyzed epoxidations using hydrogen peroxide, syntheses and applications of cyclopropene amino acids, catalyzed hydroborations, biocatalytic syntheses of useful chirons, and syntheses and reactions of chiral sulfoxides. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Civil Engineer Expert 128451 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience in forensic DNA consulting. My expertise includes: serological identification of blood, semen, saliva, and urine; blood evidence; DNA extraction; DNA quantitation; DNA amplification with Polymerase Chain Reaction (P.C.R.); Short Tandem Repeat (S.T.R.) DNA typing; electrophoresis; interpretation of DNA data; statistical calculations on DNA data; and paternity analysis and interpretation. I have more than 10 years prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Forensic Dna Expert 435763 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience in forensic DNA with expertise in casework examination and testing of biological evidence, including serological testing and PCR-based DNA analysis. I have extensive experience in DNA preparation / extraction, identification, toxicology, forensic chemistry, fingerprint lab, and crime scene investigation. I have additional expertise with systematic semen analysis, whole blood preparation, hairs, fingernails, blood evidence, blood or saliva reference samples, as well as PCR-based DNA methods, including organic extraction, amplification, PE 9700 thermocycler operation and Applied Biosystems 310 Genetic Analyzer. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Biotechnology Expert 460317 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the fields of Biotechnology and Pharmaceuticals with expertise in life sciences industries and academics. I have experience with patent/intellectual property review, R&D, product development/evaluation, applications development, marketing, business development, manufacturing, national/international sales, customer support, strategic partnership, licensing, OEM, acquisition and joint ventures. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Genetics Expert 456532 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Genetics with expertise in chromatin organization and function, Structure of small nuclear RNA genes and middle repetitive elements; small nuclear RNA isoforms and their effect on gene regulations and development; DNA fingerprinting and identification in humans and strains of silk moth, as well as molecular biology phylogeny of AIDS. I have additional knowledge as a biologist in human evolution and population genetics, paternity analysis, detection and treatment of autoimmune diseases, and legal forensic DNA fingerprinting. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Dna Expert 439615 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Forensic Biological Sciences and Genetics.  My experience includes DNA testing, advanced laboratory techniques, local crime laboratories, paternity testing and forensic serology.  I am also highly knowledgeable in topics of criminalistics; genotype profiling; testing of blood, spit, and hair; human DNA identification; STR mosaicism; and environmental toxicology.  I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Dna Consultation Expert 444364 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of experience in the fields of Molecular Biology and Genetics. My expertise in forensic DNA consultation and identification, which includes DNA obtained through blood evidence, semen, and fingernails. I have additional knowledge in botany, phenotype profiling, bioinformatics, STR scanning, multiplex liquid SNP array, and criminalistics. I have more than 20 years experience as an expert witness.

Biomedical Electrical Engineering Expert 425577 IL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Electrical Engineering with microelectronics research and biomedical engineering. I am highly knowledgeable in medical instrumentation, such as ballisocardiography and wireless diagnostic systems; DNA sensors, fabrication of micro-pump, diamond field emission devices, Micro-electro-mechanical Systems (MEMS) gas sensors; nanotechnology; device fabrication; integrated circuit fabrication; and modeling and simulation concerning transistors for circuits. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.