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 Expert  716776

Expert in Reproduction Biology, Gonadotropins (hCG), Glycoproteins, Biochemistry, X-Ray Crystallography, etc.

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New York (NY)
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Expert is a biophysicist/biochemist working in the field of medicine. Currently, she is doing x-ray crystallography and double labelling NMR studies to ascertain the 3-dimensional structure of a protein, human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG). This protein (hormone) maintains pregnancy in the first three months of gestation. Expert is developing an antagonist to block receptor binding of hCG. Tools she uses in her research include cell culture, chromatography, and molecular biology. Most of the techniques she uses can be applied to all proteins; however, Expert is currently focusing on glycoproteins. She is also an expert in computer modeling programs and algorithms which assist in visualizing the tertiary structure of a protein.

chorionic gonadotropin


glycoprotein analysis


gonadotropin-releasing hormone

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Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: New York, New York;  Yonkers, New York;  Newark, New Jersey;  Jersey City, New Jersey;  Paterson, New Jersey;  Elizabeth, New Jersey;  Bridgeport, Connecticut;  New Haven, Connecticut;  Hartford, Connecticut;  and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1982   PhD   Biochemistry/Biophysics   Columbia University  
1980   MPhil   Biology   Columbia University  
1978   MS   Biology   Columbia University  
1977   BS   Biochemistry   Rutgers University  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title  

1990 to


(Undisclosed University)


Department of Ob/Gyn


Senior Research Scientist


1984 to 1990


Columbia University



Associate Research Scientist


Career Accomplishments:

Expert is a member of the Protein Society and the Endocrine Society.

Publications and Patents Summary

She has authored numerous publications in her field.

Consulting Services:
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Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
Served as an expert witness in a number of cases focusing on infringement of patent claims related to glycoengineering work
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

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