Before joining caprotec, Prof. Metternich was Vice President and Basic Research Site Head at Merck & Co in West Point, PA. Prior to that, he was Executive Vice President and Member of the Executive Committee at Schering AG in Berlin, and, before that, was Global Senior Chemistry Expert at Novartis in Basel. He earned his doctorate degree in organic chemistry from the University at Marburg, Germany, was a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University with Professor David A. Evans and spent a Sabbatical at the University of California, Berkeley with Professor Paul A. Bartlett. He is on the editorial board of several leading scientific journals and a member of several Scientific Advisory Boards of academic, private and non-profit research organizations. He is the author of many peer-reviewed scientific publications.
About caprotec bioanalytics GmbH
caprotec bioanalytics is headquartered in Berlin, Germany with a US subsidiary in Burlington, MA. The company focuses on the commercialization of its proprietary Capture Compound Mass Spectrometry™ (CCMS) technology. The core of the CCMS technology consists of small, tri-functional molecules called Capture Compounds (CCs). They enable a targeted isolation of proteins directly from complex biological samples. After isolation the captured proteins are identified and characterized by mass spectrometry. Providing a state-of-the-art platform for the isolation and analysis of proteins from complex mixtures, the CCMS technology has enormous potential in proteomics, drug development and the development of biomarkers. The technology is protected by a broad patent portfolio. The company is supported by an international scientific advisory board including one Nobel Laureate.
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