Our Research Staff
Chris Mazur, BS- Research Manager.
In over 10 years at the McDaniel Institute of Anti-Aging Research, Chris has been involved in every aspect of both clinical and laboratory research. Over that time Chris has accumulated a lot of clinical research experience in the areas of: digital clinical photography, image capture and analysis, 3D clinical imaging, protocol design, development and IRB approval, and corporate interfacing/liason with Sponsors and the research teamproject management. He has also co-authored book chapters, scientific journal articles, and lectures/presentations for national/international societies and corporations (presenting both research projects and original content).
In the laboratory division Chris uses his degree and skills with RT-PCR, microarray technologies and analysis, PCR primer design, confocal microscopy (3-D models), immunofluorescence, digital micrograph acquisition and analysis, human skin cell culture, and other lab tests (cell toxicity, various cellular assaysELISA, cellular assays, etc.) to help withperform the in vitro testing done onsite. He has also written grants and helped with patent development and filings.
Recently he has completed his culinary arts degree and uses it to add insight into the practical application of prepared food, nutrient content and lifestyle changes to skin aging, nutrition and longevity.