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Joseph S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 9, 2015

Joseph S.

   United States
  |   Boston, MA

Overview

Neuroscientist/analytical biochemist focusing on the study of neurodegenerative disorders including developing therapeutics for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and Parkinson disease. Currently utilizing both transcriptomics (Illumina-based RNA-seq) and proteomics (shotgun LC-QTOF-MS) to study development and regeneration in the CNS of the weakly electrogenic teleost Apteronotus leptorhynchus (brown ghost knife fish).

Hands-on experience performing:
- Next-gen sequencing library preparation
- RNA-seq data analysis (de novo assembly,...

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Mass Spectrometry
Mammalian Cell Culture
Assay Development
Molecular Biology
Bioinformatics
Neuroscience
Western Blotting
PCR
Machine Learning
Statistics

Employment

Self-Employed
Independent Consultant
2015 - Present
Services for FTICR mass spectrometry maintenance, operation, optimization, and data analysis/interpretation, including applications in biopharmaceuticals characterization and metabolite profiling.
Northeastern University
Postdoctoral Research Associate
2013 - 2015
Studying molecular biology of development and regeneration in the CNS of the weakly electrogenic teleost Apteronotus leptorhynchus (brown ghost knife fish) using both transcriptomics...
Brandeis University
Research Assistant, Jeffrey N. Agar Lab
2009 - 2013
My present research encompasses several diverse research areas including: --Development of statistical methods and software for analyzing mass spectrometry proteomics data --Biochemical, cell...
Brandeis University
Teaching Assistant
2009 - 2010
Courses: Molecular Biology, Biology of Cancer
Rhode Island College
Research Assistant
2007 - 2008
Advisor: Ying Zhou Description: Applied numerical and analytic techniques to the study of networks of coupled oscillators
Rhode Island College
Research Assistant
2007 - 2008
Advisor: John C. Williams, Jr. Description: Developed a computational drug design platform for an organic chemistry laboratory working on breast cancer therapeutics
Rhode Island College
Teaching Assistant
2005 - 2005
Advisor: Kathryn Kalinak Course: Film Theory

Education

Rhode Island College
M.A.
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Brandeis University
Ph.D
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Rhode Island College
B.A.
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