John has worked in the Drug Discovery and Development field for over 20 years. He has contributed assay development expertise for many therapeutic areas from target validation to preclinical toxicology. His expertise with cell biology and biochemical molecular pharmacology has been applied to applications in genomics and drug discovery. John has extensive knowledge in automation and instrumentation and is currently an Applications Manager at Labcyte Inc.
Being based in the San Francisco bay area, John has led key technology initiatives that are transforming the way science is conducted in several applications including: Synthetic Biology, Genotyping, Next Generation Sequencing, Single Cell Analysis, High Throughput and High Content Screening, Functional Screening for Personalized Medicine, Diagnostic testing, Biomarker Discovery and more.