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Doctor Peter Newman

Laboratory Manager
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Peter has an interest in creating and developing diagnostic assays, with a focus on electrochemical or immuno-assays. Most of Peter's career has been in the commercial research and manufacturing environment:

  • Led the research to create a point-of-care blood coagulation assay built around electrochemical detection.
  • Verification of an immunohistochemistry staining instrument.
  • Manufacturing and troubleshooting specialised coagulation reagents.

Peter is experienced in:

  • IVD Assay design and development
  • Manufacturing
  • Quality systems
  • 2000: PhD, UNSW Sydney
  • Science Lead at Leica Biosystems
  • Research Manager and Project Leader at Universal Biosensors
  • Senior Scientist at Gradipore/Life Therapeutics