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Journal of Medicinal Chemistry; Analytical Biochemistry; Journal of Biomolecular Screening
Jan 2003 - Present
Peer review of scientific manuscripts submitted for publication in the journal.
Evaluate content, research methods, novelty of research, audience interest, communication style, adherence to journal standards.
Edit, copy edit, and proof read article, figures, legends, and references.
Provide accept/reject decision to editorial team.
Michigan State University, United States 2004 - 2005
M.Sc. (Biochemistry / Biophysics)
Canada 1994 - 1997
B.Sc. (Hon., Biochemistry / Biotechnology)
Canada 1990 - 1994
Novations Talent Development Trainer/Instructor
Korn Ferry / Global Novations
Certification to instruct professional development workshops aimed at putting individual development in the hands of the employee; employee and manager career development coaching.
Laboratory Specialist in Molecular Biology
American Society for Clinical Pathology
Certified Laboratory Specialist in Molecular Biology (CLSp MB)
Crystal Structure of the Herpes Simplex 1 Virus DNA polymerase
Journal of Biological Chemistry
Liu S, Knafels J, Chang J, Waszak G, Baldwin E, Deibel M, Thomsen D, Homa F, Wells P, Tory M, Poorman R, Gao H, Qui X, & Seddon A. 2006. Crystal Structure of the Herpes Simplex 1 Virus DNA polymerase. J.Biol.Chem. 281, 18193.
Determination of membrane protein topology by red-edge excitation shift analysis: Application to the membrane-bound colicin E1 channel peptide
Biochimica Biophysica Acta
Tory M & Merrill A. 2002. Determination of membrane protein topology by red-edge excitation shift analysis: Application to the membrane-bound colicin E1 channel peptide. Biochim.Biophys.Acta. 1564, 435
Membrane-anchored aspartyl protease with beta-secretase activity of Alzheimer’s disease
Yan R, Bienkowski M, Shuck M, Miao H, Tory M, Pauley A, Brashler J, Stratman N, Mathews W, Buhl A, Carter D, Tomasselli A, Parodi L, Heinrikson R, & Gurney M. 1999. Membrane-anchored aspartyl protease with beta-secretase activity of Alzheimer’s disease. Nature. 402, 537
Adventures in Membrane Protein Topology: A Study of the Membrane-Bound State of Colicin E1
Journal of Biological Chemistry
Tory M & Merrill A. 1999. Adventures in Membrane Protein Topology: A Study of the Membrane-Bound State of Colicin E1. J. Biol. Chem. 274,24539.