Clive Roper, BA

Head of In Vitro Sciences

Clive manages a diverse department performing in vitro toxicology, in vitro skin absorption, in vitro safety pharmacology, investigational and mechanistic toxicology, technology transfer and formal validations (EU-NETVAL member). He previously managed in vitro metabolism and genetoxicology groups and retains an interest in dermal metabolism. Clive is a Chartered Scientist and Chartered Member of the Royal Society of Biology. He is also founding member of the Skin Metabolism Meeting and the North American 3Rs Collaborative (NA3RsC) which launched at the WC10 Congress in Seattle in August 2017. He earned his PhD in in vitro skin absorption and metabolism and his BA in agricultural biochemistry and nutrition from Newcastle University.