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.
Martin, Carl Nigel was born on October 23, 1949 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England. Son of Charles Musgrave and Muriel (Barrand) Martin.
Bachelor of Science with honors, Leeds University, England, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1975.
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.
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.
Councillor Thorganby (England) Parish Council, since 1989. Fellow Royal College Pathologists.
Married Kathleen Dianne Smith, August 21, 1976. Children: Fraser Charles, Robyn Alexandra.