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Biotechnologist

Carl Nigel Martin, British biotechnologist. Achievements include patents (with others) for novel immunological method of product protection against counterfeiting; discovery of structure of benzidine-DNA adduct, of structure of Multimedia over Coax Alliance -DNA adduct; development of viral screening assays for biopharmaceuticals. Councillor Thorganby (England) Parish Council, since 1989. Fellow Royal College Pathologists.

Background

Martin, Carl Nigel was born on October 23, 1949 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England. Son of Charles Musgrave and Muriel (Barrand) Martin.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, Leeds University, England, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1975.

Career

Research scientist, York (England) University, 1975-1985; project leader, National Center Toxicology Research, Arkansas, 1981; head department biotechnology, Corning Hazleton, Harrogate, England, 1985-1996; vice president biotechnology, Covance, Harrogate, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents (with others) for novel immunological method of product protection against counterfeiting. Discovery of structure of benzidine-DNA adduct, of structure of Multimedia over Coax Alliance -DNA adduct. Development of viral screening assays for biopharmaceuticals.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Biochemical Toxicology, 1987. Author: (with others) Chemical Carcinogens & DNA, 1979, Chemical Carcinogens, 1985, Biosafety Assessment of Cultured Animal Cells Used in Biopharmaceutical Production, 1997. Editor Carcinogenesis, 1980-1989.

Membership

Councillor Thorganby (England) Parish Council, since 1989. Fellow Royal College Pathologists.

Connections

Married Kathleen Dianne Smith, August 21, 1976. Children: Fraser Charles, Robyn Alexandra.

father:
Charles Musgrave Martin

mother:
Muriel (Barrand) Martin

spouse:
Kathleen Dianne Smith

child:
Robyn Alexandra Martin

child:
Fraser Charles Martin