Dr David Parry-Smith
Senior Scientific Manager
Dr Parry-Smith leads the Stem Cell Informatics Team.
His role is to interact with scientists at all levels, understand and gather requirements for developing and maintaining informatics systems supporting Stem Cell Engineering. He is a biophysicist software developer interested in bioinformatics of genome editing using CRISPR/Cas9 (see WGE), algorithms for tracking lab processes and sequence pattern recognition.
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Chief Executive, Purely Proteins Limited, Cambridge
Chief Operating Officer, Purely Proteins Limited, Cambridge
Informatics Director Cambridge Drug Discovery Limited (later, BioFocus PLC)
Principal Scientist, Bioinformatics Group Leader, Pfizer Central Research, Sandwich, Kent UK
PhD, Astbury Dept of Biophysics, University of Leeds, UK
Post-doctoral Fellowship, Dept of Genetics, University of Leeds UK
BSc(hons) 4Yr Biophysics, Astbury Department of Biophysics, University of Leeds, UK