Chair & Committee | The 4th Bioscience and Biotechnology Conference '19

Professor Mark Smales

Professor of Industrial Biotechnology,
Director of the Industrial Biotechnology,
University of Kent, United Kingdom.


Professor Smales is currently Professor of Industrial Biotechnology at the University of Kent and the Director of the Industrial Biotechnology Centre at the University of Kent. He is also the Director of the BBSRC and EPSRC sponsored Network in Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy, BioProNET, a network in the field of bioprocessing and biologics that brings together academics, industrialists and other special interest groups to accelerate innovation and deliver change in this area.

Professor Mark Smales currently holds a Royal Society Industrial Fellowship and is a member of the Royal Society Industry Fellows College. His research interests cover all of upstream bioprocessing development and host cell protein flux during bioprocessing including reverse cell engineering approaches, systems/synthetic biology, and the identification of target genes/proteins for manipulation (or markers for screening purposes) in order to enhance biotherapeutic protein quality and production from in vitro cultured mammalian cells. A major focus of his work is reducing heterogeneity of recombinant protein products from mammalian cells. He is an Executive Editor of Biotechnology Letters. He has given multiple keynote presentations at international conferences and published widely in the area.

Scientific Committee

Dr. Farshid Talat, West Azarbaijan Agricultural and Natural Resources Research and Education Center, Iran

Prof. N. Senthil Kumar, Mozoram University, India

Dr. Siti Aqlima Ahmad, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

Dr. Th. Robert Singh, Mozoram University, India

Dr. Mohamad Zulfazli Mohd Sobri, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

Dr. Kashif Ahmed, NED University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan

Dr. Nuzhat Arshad, NED University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan

Dr. Amtul Qayum, NED University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan

Dr. Saeeda Nadir Ali, NED University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan

Dr. Anjum Ayub, NED University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan

Dr. Syed Farhan Hasany, NED University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan

Dr. K. Devaki, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education, India

Dr. K. Poornima, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education, India

Dr. M. Sridhar Muthusami, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education, India

Dr. L. Hariprasath, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education, India

Dr. Selvakumar Dharmaraj, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education, India

Dr. A. Manimaran, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education, India

 


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