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

Bioprinting in Medicine

Bioprinting in Medicine

Dielectric Spectroscopy

Dielectric Spectroscopy

Cloning Unicellular Organisms

Cloning Unicellular Organisms

Biofilms in Human Disease

Biofilms in Human Disease

Live-cell Lattice Light-sheet Microscopy (LLSM) Applications

Live-cell Lattice Light-sheet Microscopy (LLSM) Applications

Krebs Cycle Enzymes

Krebs Cycle Enzymes

Organism Cloning

Organism Cloning

What is Elastin?

What is Elastin?

What are Bacteriophages?

What are Bacteriophages?

Molecular Cloning

Molecular Cloning