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Esther E. Biswas, PhD

Contact Dr. Biswas

130 South Ninth Street
Suite 1924
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-8184
(215) 503-2189 fax

Medical School

PhD, Molecular Bioscience, Rutgers/UMDNJ, Piscataway, NJ - 1989
MS, Biochemistry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD - 1999
BS, Chemistry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA - 1982

Board Certification

MB(ASCP) (Formerly, NCA Certification as Clinical Laboratory
Specialist in Molecular Biology (CLSp(MB)), Initial - August 2000
Recertification - August 2005, February 2008

Research and Clinical Interests

Analysis of the structure and function of biologically important proteins, which involves genetic and biochemical characterization of recombinant proteins generated through in vitro mutagenesis.

Current projects include molecular analysis of inherited visual diseases and Hexameric DNA helicases and control of cell proliferation.

Professional Societies

ASEB/ASBMB regular (elected) member, 2001-present
American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1995-present
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, 1999-present
International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering, 2007-present
Sigma XI, regular member 2007-present