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David V. Schaffer

David V. Schaffer

    PhD
Co Founder, Co Chairman, Director, Professor | Berkeley, California    United States of America
Bioinformatics, Neuroscience
Bioinformatics, Neuroscience,...More
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Biography :

David Schaffer is a Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Bioengineering, and Neuroscience at University of California, Berkeley, where he also serves as the Director of the Berkeley Stem Cell Center. He received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Stanford University in 1993 and a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1998.

He then conducted a postdoctoral fellowship at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, CA before becoming a faculty member at the University of California at Berkeley in 1999. At Berkeley, Dr. Schaffer applies engineering principles to enhance stem cell and gene therapy approaches for neuroregeneration, work that includes novel approaches for molecular engineering and evolution of new viral vectors as well as new technologies to investigate and control stem cell fate decisions.

David Schaffer has received an NSF CAREER Award, Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award, Whitaker Foundation Young Investigator Award, and was named a Technology Review Top 100 Innovator. He was also awarded the American Chemical Society Marvin Johnson Award in 2016, the American Chemical Society BIOT Division Young Investigator Award in 2006, the Biomedical Engineering Society Rita Shaffer Young Investigator Award in 2000, and was inducted into the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering in 2010.

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Bioinformatics, Neuroscience

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Bioinformatics, Neuroscience, Chemical, and Biomolecular Engineering, Bioengineering, Stem Cells, Gene Therapy, Molecular Biology

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