Editorial Board Member - JFSC
Paraj V. MandrekarResearch Scientist
Genetic Identity team
Paraj Mandrekar is a Senior Research Scientist in the Genetic Identity team at Promega Corporation, specialized in sample extraction, and paramagnetic particle based nucleic acid isolation systems. Throughout a 15 year career in Research and Development at Promega Corporation, Paraj Mandrekar has been involved in the publication of 18 original articles, and the design and development of 19 commercial products. Two of these products (AluQuant™ System and DNA IQ™ System) received the R&D 100 Award in 2002. Mr. Mandrekar received a Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology from Lyman Briggs College at Michigan State University, and a Masters’ degree in Genetics from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA.
• Sample extraction from various tissue and solid support types.
• Nucleic acid purification with a paramagnetic particle based systems.
• Automation of sample processing for casework sample types.
Other Editorial Board Members - JFSC
BRENT E. TURVEY
Forensic Solutions, LLC
Clemente Maia S. Fernandes
Sao Paulo State University
Araraquara, Sau Paulo
Syed W. Shah
School of Health Sciences
Universiti Sains Malaysia
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
NIKOLAS P. LEMOS
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
University of California
Faculty of Science
University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Pragnesh B. Parmar
Department of Forensic Medicine
GMERS Medical College, Valsad
DUARTE NUNO VIEIRA
Portuguese National Institute of Legal Medicine and Forensic Sciences
University of Coimbra
Raymond A. Grimsbo
Intermountain Forensic Laboratories
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Arkansas