Quality Control Technician
Education: John received his BSc. in Biology from the University of Waterloo.
Industry Experience: John has 30+ years of industrial and research experience. He comes to Gallant after a long career in research at McMaster University and industry at Microbix Biosystems. At McMaster he worked in Molecular Virology under the direction of Dr Frank Graham and Dr Jack Gauldie. The main focus of the research was Gene Therapeutics using recombinant adenoviruses. At Microbix John grew viruses to be used for Gene Therapeutics. He has been with Gallant for 3 years.
He is well-versed in molecular techniques and bacteriological techniques. His years of work have contributed to papers, posters, and presentations.
Role at Gallant: John performs the Quality Control testing for Gallant products. He releases product for shipment after performing and reviewing these tests.