David N. Orloff, M.B.A.
David Orloff received his BS in Biochemistry at the University of Maryland. From there he went to work on one of the early generation protein sequence databases, the Protein Information Resource. He then received his MBA in the Management of Science, Technology, and Innovation at the George Washington University. He now works on the The Cell: An Image Library-CCDB a project started at the ASCB, and an NIGMS funded project for the development of an image repository for researchers.
Much more than just an archive, The Cell: An Image Library-CCDB (Cell Centered Database; ‘The Cell’) serves many additional purposes. Whilst many researchers use The Cell to organize their own images for research and archival purposes- the real value of The Cell is the ability to share those images with other researchers. In many scientific…