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John Pisciotta, PhD
I specialize in clean energy and biotechnology and enjoy working with people who are interested in cleantech. Trained in wind and solar PV energy systems and hold a PhD with a focus on lipid/oil synthesis in microorganisms. I have patent writing experience.
Areas John Pisciotta, PhD is Knowledgeable in:
Clean Energy, Biotechnology, Algae, Photosynthesis, Lipid and oil synthesis in cells, Solar electricity, Fuel Cells, environmental remediation.
Medical diagnostics and antibiotic drug development.
Techniques John Pisciotta, PhD Uses:
Patent searches, bacterial, algal and protozoan cell culture. Metabolomic profiling of microorganisms. Mass spectrometry, chromatography, FAME lipid analysis, DGGE microbial community analysis. Microbial fuel cells. Fluorescence microscopy, antimicrobial susceptibility testing and drug discovery, electron microscopy, SEM/TEM sample processing, UV-Vis spectroscopy, FTIR, subcellular fractionation techniques, RT-PCR, gene cloning, recombinant protein expression and purification. Biochemical assay development. Western blot, ELISA and immunochromatographic diagnostics. Experience with electrochemical methods cyclic voltammetry and impedance spectroscopy. Prototyping.
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