Christine Farrance, PhD

Microbial Identification
Newark, DE

Christine is the Director of Research and Development for Charles River’s Accugenix portfolio of services, where she is involved in coordinating research studies, designing and implementing technical training for customers and leading efforts in creating technical content for publications and presentations. Prior to joining Charles River, Christine worked on recombinant vaccines and protein-based therapeutics in plants. Christine received her PhD in cellular and molecular biology from the University of Pennsylvania and her bachelor of science degree in biochemistry from Cornell. Her articles have appeared in Contract Pharma. She is also actively involved in generating content for our ongoing feature, Micro-Phyles. Outside of work, Christine trains and competes regularly in dog agility classes with her border collies and Aussie.