Zach Swanson, BS

Cellular Manufacturing Core,

Zach Swanson

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Cellular Manufacturing Core


Zach Swanson is a Researcher 2 at SDI. He received his bachelor of science degree at Winona State University in 2014, majoring in biochemistry and cell/molecular biology. Zach has worked at SDI since 2014 as a member of the Cellular Manufacturing Core, isolating islets from pig, monkey, and human donors for clinical transplant and research purposes. He is currently pursuing his master’s degree in Biological Sciences, focusing on islet bioenergetics, and is working on developing a new metabolic assay to characterize islet function.