Heinz Reiske

For the last 17 years, I have held various R&D and management positions at biotech and molecular diagnostics companies. I received my BSc in Biotechnology from Rutgers University and my Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Cornell University. I have always enjoyed teaching others about science and I hope that I can convey some of what I've learned in my career through writing.

Articles by Heinz Reiske:

The How and Why of Limit of Detection

When developing an assay, whether it is for basic research or for use in diagnostics, you will often be asked about your assay’s sensitivity. This is perhaps one of the most important performance characteristics you can determine for an assay, and in regulated work, such as in vitro diagnostic (IVD) development and clinical diagnostics, it…

05 Sep 2019 Basic Lab Skills and Know-how