Dr Russell Lyons
Russell is the Lead Scientist at Biocifer with a PhD in Molecular Biology and a Masters in Agribusiness. Russell has over 20 years of research expertise in research and commercial laboratories, with experience across diverse fields of study, including; parasitology, microbiology, aquaculture, agricultural biotechnology, genetics, proteomics and biomaterials, all underpinned by expertise in molecular biology. He has contributed to more than 60 peer-reviewed publications and patents, industry reports, business cases and conference proceedings.
Russell is passionate about new technologies and how they can be harnessed for impactful opportunities for agriculture and health industries. He recognises that there is rarely a one-size-fits-all testing option and enjoys working with others to develop tools and methods suiting the clients’ needs.