Company: Discovery Life Sciences
Job title: Senior Director, R&D & Laboratory Processes
Dr. Shawn Fahl, is a skilled immunologist working to advance the cellular analytical pipelines and R&D laboratory processes for Discovery Life Sciences, the Biospecimen and Biomarker Specialists™. Dr. Fahl received his Ph.D. in Microbiology from the University of Virginia in 2013 where he studied transcriptional control of B cell development. He continued his training as a postdoctoral fellow at Fox Chase Cancer Center from 2013-2017, where he focused on genomic regulation during gamma/delta T cell development. An expert in flow cytometric analyses evaluating lymphocyte biology, Dr. Fahl joined Discovery Life Sciences in June 2017 to advance the analytical workflows for many product lines, including dissociated tissue cells and isolated cell products from apheresis. As part of these efforts, Dr. Fahl has overseen the dissociation and flow cytometric analyses of over 2500 tissue samples and the implementation of single cell genomics applications for dissociated tissue. Dr. Fahl has published numerous research articles in prominent scientific journals and presented at national and international conferences.