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

How are Exosomes Isolated?

How are Exosomes Isolated?

Hallmarks of Cancer

Hallmarks of Cancer

What are Exosomes?

What are Exosomes?

Tunable Resistive Pulse Sensing Applications

Tunable Resistive Pulse Sensing Applications

Tunable Resistive Pulse Sensing

Tunable Resistive Pulse Sensing

What is Active Transport?

What is Active Transport?

What is B-Raf?

What is B-Raf?

Rous Sarcoma Virus (RSV)

Rous Sarcoma Virus (RSV)

Poliovirus Structure

Poliovirus Structure

The Ames Test

The Ames Test