Jeff Nelson, Ph.D.

Consulting for Biotechnology


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Professional Experience


 

2003

Consultant.  Clients include Tercica, Sangamo Biosciences, Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Berlex, and Micro-Virology Laboratories.
Analytical development, assay validation, statistics, robustness, LIMS, stability, data analysis, QC science/technology.

2001-
2003

Quality Scientist, Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Richmond, California.
Quality systems, analytical and instrument validation, deviation investigations, adenovirus gene therapy.

1995 -
2001

Senior Scientist, QC Technology Manager, Berlex Biosciences,  Richmond, California.
Assay development and validation for protein and gene therapy pharmaceuticals, technical and scientific oversight of QC operations.

1987-
1994

Associate Professor (tenured), Department of Biochemistry, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge.
Structure and stability of small proteins, disulfide bond stabilization, NMR, CD, and fluorescence studies.

1984-
1986

Postdoctoral Research Associate with Prof. Neville R. Kallenbach, Dept. of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
NMR and CD studies of folding pathways of small proteins.

1982

Ph.D. in Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley.
Advisor: Ignacio Tinoco, Jr.
Thesis title: Thermodynamics and Kinetics of DNA, RNA, and Hybrid Oligonucleotide Double-Strand Formation: The Effects of Ethidium Bromide Binding.



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