Dr. Catherine Shaffer

Dr. Catherine Shaffer

Feature Writer

Ph.D

Life Sciences, Cell Biology

Catherine Shaffer is a freelance science and health writer from Michigan. She has written for a wide variety of trade and consumer publications on life sciences topics, particularly in the area of drug discovery and development. She holds a Ph.D. in Biological Chemistry and began her career as a laboratory researcher before transitioning to science writing. She also writes and publishes fiction, and in her free time enjoys yoga, biking, and taking care of her pets.

Articles from Catherine

Bioorthogonal Chemistry in Research

Bioorthogonal Chemistry in Research

Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Applications

Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Applications

What is the Electron Transport Chain?

What is the Electron Transport Chain?

Importance of Allostery in Pharmacology

Importance of Allostery in Pharmacology

Electroporation and the Production of Knockout Mice

Electroporation and the Production of Knockout Mice

Lipidomics in Research

Lipidomics in Research

Microbes in Raw Meat

Microbes in Raw Meat

Nanobody Applications

Nanobody Applications

Nanobody Development

Nanobody Development

Differentiating Between Microbial Species

Differentiating Between Microbial Species