PhD Microbiology
    38 + YearsUnited States


    This editor has over 38 years of experience in writing and editing scientific documents, including original peer-reviewed research papers, book chapters and technical articles. He has authored and reviewed papers published in high impact journals such as Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (USA), the Journal of Virology, Virology, the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Cancer Research, and Oncogene. He has received two awards: “Federal Technology Transfer Award” from the National Cancer Institute, USA and “Director’s Award” from the National Institutes of Health, USA.

    Areas of expertise

    General biochemistry, Animal biochemistry, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Cancer research, Cell biology, Embryology, Enzymology, General/Molecular pathology, Genetic engineering, Genomics, Pharmaceutical microbiology, Food microbiology, Parasitology, Virology, Bacteriology, Medical microbiology, Microbial physiology, Molecular biology, Cellular neuroscience, Neurosciences, Clinical pathology, Hematopathology, Molecular pathology, Histopathology, Proteomics/Protein studies, Veterinary sciences, Oncology


    PhD, Microbiology, University of California, USA
    BA, Bacteriology (Highest Honors), University of California, USA

    Certificates and awards

    Federal Technology Transfer Award, National Cancer Institute
    Director’s Award, National Institutes of Health
    Merit Award, National Institutes of Health

    Work experience

    Director, Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc.
    Acting Chief, National Cancer Institute
    Deputy Chief, National Cancer Institute
    Chief, National Cancer Institute
    Research Microbiologist, National Cancer Institute

    Affiliations / Memberships

    Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors Hazardous Materials
    Appeals Commission
    Biotechnology Industrial Advisory Council