8th Euro Biotechnology Congress
Merck Millipore Germany
Based in Darmstadt, Germany, Aline is currently responsible for the development of mammalian cell culture media at Merck Millipore. Aline holds an engineering degree in biochemistry and biotechnology from the National Institute of Applied Sciences (INSA) in Lyon, France, a master in cellular physiopatho logy from the University of Lyon and a PhD degree in immunology from the University of Paris. She has worked 3 years in immunotherapy biomarker research at Stallergenes before joining Merck KGaA in 2011. From 2011 to 2012, Aline was responsible for the development of cellular assays to monitor upstream processes at Merck Millipore. From 2013 to 2014, Aline was heading the R&D upstream media performance laboratory responsible mainly for the development of new chemically modified amino acids and their integration in fed-batch platforms. Since April 2014, Aline is heading the mammalian cell culture media development activities at Merck Millipore.