Valentina CiccaronePrincipal Scientist, Cell Line Development at MacroGenics, Inc.
- Ph.D. in Cell Biology from Fordham University and Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.
- Principal Scientist at MacroGenics, Inc. (2002- present). Responsible for the development of stable cell lines for production of engineered, humanized antibodies and multi-specific proteins targeting tumor, auto-immune, and infectious disease markers; Also responsible for transient protein expression in mammalian cells.
- Section Leader and Principal Scientist at Life Technologies from 1990 to 2002. Responsible for the development of gene delivery and gene expression technologies in eukaryotic cells including Lipofectamine 2000, Bac-to-Bac Baculovirus Expression System and other transfection and expression technologies.