Dana Barberio,Principal and Owner
Professional scientific writer with two decades of experience in leading and conducting scientific research in the biotech/pharmaceutical industries, providing professional writing and consulting on a diverse array of subjects.
Seventeen years leading research and development teams at Sanofi/Genzyme and Integrated Genetics and conducting research at Collaborative Research.
Research areas: drug mechanism of action, expression analysis, signal transduction, and development of novel diagnostic assays and protocols.
Four years as owner of Edge BioScience Communications, partnering with clients worldwide to deliver high impact content, conference coverage, research and consulting.
Biotech, oncology, microbiome, microbiology, genomics, systems biology, data science/Big Data/AI, infectious disease, rare disease, genetic diseases, immunology, inflammation, immuno-oncology, human nutrition, neuropsychiatric disorders, neurodegenerative disease, gastroenterology, cardiovascular disease, dermatology, metabolic diseases, scientific imaging, diagnostics and other topics.
Writing supported by a MSc in Microbiology. Master's Thesis: "The physiological role of membrane-derived oligosaccharides in Escherichia coli".
Training in scientific writing, data science and systems biology, including 2013-15 Coursera coursework from Johns Hopkins University, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and University of Toronto.
DIverse Team members
We provide our clients support in scientific/medical writing, graphic design and grant proposal writing with access to professional scientific writers/consultants/graphic designers on an as-needed basis for individual and larger scope projects.
Our Clients include
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
SeraCare (in vitro diagnostics)
Ritter Pharmaceuticals (microbiome space)
Evelo Biosciences (microbiome space)
Median Technologies (clinical imaging- ICRO)
University of Alberta Department of Medicine