MBIOT Program introduces new lecture series: New Technologies and Innovations

Posted on Monday, Nov 07, 2016

MBIOT Program introduces new lecture series: New Technologies and Innovations. In October 2016, our first guest speaker was Mr. Justin Liao from Thermo Fisher Scientific, Carlsbad, California.

Mr. Justin Liao, is an application scientist working with Applied Biosystem; a part of Thermo Fisher Scientific.  He has a master degree in Microbiology and a master degree in Biochemistry , University of Maryland. Previously he worked at University of Maryland, NIH, a pharmaceutical company and now Thermo Fisher Scientific. His major responsibility is to support and train end-users for Real-Time PCR detection and magnetic bead-based DNA and RNA extraction which can widely apply to molecular diagnostics for clinical, medical, pharmaceutical, environmental, foods safety and veterinary testing, etc. Mr. Justin Liao talked about theory of these technologies and its applications, especially in Animal Health diagnostic areas.