Darwin Asa PhDGlobal Market Development Manager - Nucleic Acid Therapeutics at Thermo Fisher Scientific
Dr. Darwin Asa received his BS in Honors Biology from the University of Michigan-Flint and PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Illinois. He did post-doctoral work in both biotech and pharmaceutical companies. Over the course of his almost three decade career he has held a variety of research, product development and marketing positions. Dr. Asa has worked in a wide range of research fields including Cell and Molecular Biology, Genomics, Proteomics and Analytical Chemistry. He has been involved in a number of products and technologies in Clinical Diagnostics including work in Oncology, Clinical Chemistry, and Microbiology as well. He has also managed several products and technologies used in the process and analytical development of pharmaceuticals. He recently joined Thermo Fisher Scientific and is currently the Global Market Development Manager for Nucleic Acid Therapeutics, responsible for many of the materials and compounds used in oligonucleotide therapeutics and mRNA vaccines.