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Andrew Nguyen

Research Assistant(949) 502-4496

As Research Assistant, Andrew is responsible for performing molecular biology techniques such as PCR, gel electrophoresis, and DNA extraction and quantification to further explore the role genetics play in influencing our health maladies and physical attributes.

When asked what Andrew enjoys most about his job, it is being in the position to play an integral role in establishing new protocols and contributing to experimental design.

Andrew holds a B.S. in Biological Sciences from the University of California, San Diego. He joined FutureCeuticals in November 2017. He came to us from Biocept Inc., where he worked as a Clinical Laboratory Assistant in a cancer diagnostics laboratory seeking to find prognostic value from the capture and analysis of circulating tumor cells.

Andrew’s additional experience includes working as a Lab Technician at Vet-Stem, a production laboratory that specializes in using autologous stem cells to treat osteoarthritis and soft tissue inflammation in canines, felines, and equines. He also worked as a Lab Technician at PacGenomics doing genetic testing to detect abnormalities in embryos that could potentially be transferred through IVF.