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Expert in Molecular Biology and Medicine; mitochondrial disease; genomics

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Michigan (MI)
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Summary of Expertise:

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Expert is an expert in the use of electrophoresis, PCR, and other DNA analyses. He has also been cloning and analyzing nuclear genes that are part of the cytochrome oxidase complex -- he has examined their structure, function, and molecular evolution. Expert has expertise in gene regulation, DNA sequencing, cloning, and amplification, as well as computer applications in biology.

Medical aspects of his work include ischemic reperfusion injury and diseases caused by deficiencies in oxidative energy metabolism. He has expertise in DNA sequencing, PCR, cloning, gene regulations, genetic engineering, molecular biology, molecular evolution, and genetics.


molecular biology




DNA structure


DNA amplification


DNA assay


supercoiled DNA


cloning technique

Many processes such as cloning, DNA amplification, genetic probing, and similar techniques are used to study the genes that encode the mitochondrial respiratory system. Expert's work has in particular led to a better picture of the structure and regulation of cytochrome oxidase genes.



molecular genetics

Expert is a regular user of electrophoresis and has done a significant amount of work in the field.

gel electrophoresis

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Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Detroit, Michigan;  Warren, Michigan;  Flint, Michigan;  Sterling Heights, Michigan;  Lansing, Michigan;  Ann Arbor, Michigan;  Livonia, Michigan;  Dearborn, Michigan;  Cleveland, Ohio;  and Toledo, Ohio.

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1971   Ph.D.   Genetics and Molecular Biology   Albert Einstein College of Medicine  
1961   B.S.   Chemistry   The City College of New York  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Title  

1994 to


(Undisclosed University)


Professor, Associate Director, Center for Molecular Medicine & Genetics


1991 to


(Undisclosed University)


Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics


1992 to 1994


(Undisclosed University)


Associate Chairman, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics


1992 to 1992


(Undisclosed University)


Acting Chairman, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics


1986 to 1991


(Undisclosed University)


Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics


1985 to 1986


Science Magazine, Washington, D.C.


Senior Editor


1985 to 1986


NIMH, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD


Visiting Scientist


1978 to 1985


University of Michigan - Ann Arbor


Assistant Professor, Biological Science


Career Accomplishments:

Expert is a member of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, the American Society for Microbiology, and the New York Academy of Sciences, among others.

Publications and Patents Summary

He has published more than 80 papers and reviews dealing with genetics and molecular biology.

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - Biochimica et Biophysica Acta  
 - Journal of Molecular Evolution  
 - Bioessays  
 - Invited article for Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis  
 - Biochimica et Biophysica Acta  

Consulting Services:
Recent Client Requests:
  • Expert in medical device due diligence for consulting on portable DNA testing system in order to quickly detect disease causing pathogens..
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Expert Witness:
Recent Litigation Client Requests:
  • DNA expert for consulting on the reliability of the sample.
  • Expert witness sepsis for consulting on wrongful death of 30 year old Eskimo Woman in Barrow, Alaska.
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Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
German   Expert can read German.


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