Conor’s professional interest is in the cultivation of microorganisms. This involves media design for small and large scale bioreactions.
Conor’s expertise lies in fungal cultivation and fungal biomass analysis. Other skills include the development of media for microorganism growth and HPLC analysis. Conor possess presentation skills from frequently displaying his progress.
Conor is currently working on an industry-funded project that involves the cultivation of fungus for the production of immunomodulatory bioactives. Such bioactives are for use as food additives in the food industry.
Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, University College Dublin