SHAHRAM MISAGHI, PHD

Senior Scientist at Genentech, Inc

I am a senior scientist at the Cell Line Development department in Genentech. I have been in my current role since 2010. My research involves improving/innovating processes that result in generation of cell lines expressing bio-therapeutics (proteins and antibodies used as drugs) at high titers and with specific product quality attributes.

  • Bachelor: University of California Berkeley, Molecular and Cell Biology.
  • PhD: Harvard University, in Biological and Biomedical Sciences.
  • Post-doctoral fellow at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Genentech.
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    Day 1 Nov. 2

    To Fucosylate or Not: Utilizing FX knock CHO Lines to Express Fucosylated or Afucosylated Antibodies on Command