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

Gene Therapy as a Potential Cure for Cystic Fibrosis

Gene Therapy as a Potential Cure for Cystic Fibrosis

Lung Transplantation for Cystic Fibrosis

Lung Transplantation for Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Evolution

Cystic Fibrosis Evolution

Cystic Fibrosis and Salty Skin

Cystic Fibrosis and Salty Skin

Sweat Test for Cystic Fibrosis

Sweat Test for Cystic Fibrosis

Could CRISPR Repair CFTR in Cystic Fibrosis Patients?

Could CRISPR Repair CFTR in Cystic Fibrosis Patients?

Cystic Fibrosis Research

Cystic Fibrosis Research

Cystic Fibrosis Prognosis

Cystic Fibrosis Prognosis

Cystic Fibrosis Epidemiology

Cystic Fibrosis Epidemiology

Skin Phototypes

Skin Phototypes