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

Regulatory T Cells and Cancer

Regulatory T Cells and Cancer

Poliovirus Infection

Poliovirus Infection

Multiplex Ligation-Dependent Probe Amplification (MLPA)

Multiplex Ligation-Dependent Probe Amplification (MLPA)

Influenza A Structure

Influenza A Structure

Lymph Node Structure

Lymph Node Structure

Influenza A Infection

Influenza A Infection

History of Vaccination

History of Vaccination

Complement System Overview

Complement System Overview

Serial Block Face Scanning Electron Microscopy

Serial Block Face Scanning Electron Microscopy

Serial Block Face Scanning Electron Microscopy Applications

Serial Block Face Scanning Electron Microscopy Applications