Colin JaquesTechnical Director at Lonza Biologics
Colin Jaques is a Technical Director at Lonza Biologics leading a team in the Mammalian Process group of the Research and Development department.
Colin has a first degree in Biotechnology from Imperial College and has a Master of Science and a PhD in Biochemical Engineering from University College London.
Whilst at University Colin’s research interests revolved around microbial metabolism initially studying the sulphur and nitrogen cycles in sewage bacteria and then moving onto industrial production of antibiotics in Actinomycetes.
Colin has been at Lonza Biologics for 15 years working in the area of the production of therapeutic proteins in mammalian cell culture. He has developed interests in alternative cell line selection systems, platform process development, process analytical technologies, process robustness, scale up, ultra scale down models and single use bioreactors.