Olivier Santt

Olivier Santt

Biologiste cellulaire et moléculaire expérimenté
 

Previous: LGC genomics, Zuvasyntha Limited, Biosyntha technology limited, Cancer Research UK

 

Previous: Université De Stuttgart, Université D'Auvergne, Université Clermont 2 Blaise Pascal, Université Lyon 1 Claude Bernard, Lycée Militaire D'Aix En Provence

 

    Summary

    - Experimental biologist with background in yeast genetics, molecular biology, cell biology, protein biochemistry and synthetic biology; - Industrial experience ( > 3 years) and postdoctoral experience ( > 3 years); - Worked with industrially relevant bacteria and budding yeast. Has experience of mammalian cell culture; - Worked in multidisciplinary teams involving molecular biologists, biochemists and computational modellers; - Supervised and trained students and junior scientists; - Experienced in writing proposals and reports for clients; writing and reviewing manuscripts for publication; good communication skills; - Participated in the management of company’s website (Wordpress platform).

Experiences

Senior Scientist

At LGC genomics

From August 2016 to October 2016
Method development for the high-throughput measurement of DNA concentration. Scientific and technical support both for internal and external customers.
 

Senior Scientist

At Zuvasyntha Limited

From April 2015 to February 2016
Project summary: Contract work carried out as part of a team for a client. These projects involved developing genetic tools and assaying enzymatic activities in Geobacillus and Saccharomyces to produce a target biofuel. Work on a proprietary project for the development of a strain able to produce...
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Senior Scientist

At Biosyntha technology limited

From July 2012 to April 2015
Project summary: Contract work carried out as part of a team for a client. These projects involved developing genetic tools and assaying enzymatic activities in Geobacillus and Saccharomyces to produce a target biofuel. Work on a proprietary project for the development of a strain able to produce...
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Research Fellow

At Cancer Research UK

From March 2009 to February 2012
Project summary and achievements: Identification of the physiological role of a putative ubiquitin ligase in yeast. Conducting various genetic and cell biology experiments, I determined that the initial hypothesis held in the laboratory was incorrect. Techniques Used: Yeast genetics: mating and...
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Université De Stuttgart, Stuttgart

Doctorat es sciences, Université de Stuttgart

From October 2002 to December 2008
Project Summary and achievements: Thesis: “Gid4p, the regulatory unit of a novel E3 ubiquitin ligase involved in carbohydrate metabolism in yeast.” Part of this work confirmed the identification of a novel type of ubiquitin ligase involved in catabolite degradation of a gluconeogenic enzyme, the...
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Université D'Auvergne, Clermont Ferrand

DEA de physiologie et génétique moléculaire, faculté de médecine

From October 1998 to October 1999
 

Université Lyon 1 Claude Bernard, Villeurbanne

DUT Biologie appliquée mention analyses biologiques et biochimiques, IUT Biologie Appliquée

From September 1993 to July 1995
 

Skills

 
  • Biologie Cellulaire
  • Biologie Moléculaire
  • Cell culture
  • Clonage Moléculaire
  • Génétique Moléculaire
  • PCR
  • Purification protéines
  • Western-blotting, Immunodétection

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