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

Sun Tanning Addiction

Sun Tanning Addiction

Mole Mapping

Mole Mapping

Can You Sunburn Your Eyes?

Can You Sunburn Your Eyes?

What Causes Hyperelastic Skin?

What Causes Hyperelastic Skin?

RNA Sequencing

RNA Sequencing

Diagnosis and Therapies for Moebius Syndrome

Diagnosis and Therapies for Moebius Syndrome

Genetics and Inheritance of Moebius Syndrome

Genetics and Inheritance of Moebius Syndrome

How is Conjunctivitis Diagnosed?

How is Conjunctivitis Diagnosed?

Moebius Syndrome: Differential Diagnosis

Moebius Syndrome: Differential Diagnosis

Signs and Symptoms of Moebius Syndrome

Signs and Symptoms of Moebius Syndrome