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Robin F Chan, M.S.

Graduate Doctoral Assistant, Center for Biomarker Research and Precision Medicine
Department of Pharmaceutics

Location:  McGuire Hall, Room 222
Phone: (804) 628-3030

Robin has a diverse research and clinical background and is skilled in working with human tissues and samples. He has hands-on experience with a variety of genetic techniques including nucleic acid handling, pyrosequencing and next-generation sequencing. First at the Center as a technician, with a strong interest in large-scale investigations, Robin was responsible for increasing sample throughput and decreasing hands-on time by developing protocols for the center’s Biomek NXP Laboratory Automation Workstation. Robin is currently working towards a PhD in Neuroscience, and has remained with the CBRPM for his dissertation research on the role of epigenetics in normal and abnormal neurobiology.

Mailing Address

Center for Biomarker Research and Precision Medicine
1112 East Clay Street, McGuire Hall
P. O. Box 980533
Richmond, VA 23298-0581
Fax: (804) 628-3991


  • B.S., Biology (James Madison University, 2009)
  • M.S., Human Genetics (Virginia Commonwealth University, 2013)


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