Tanuja Koppal, PhD, Author Profile

Tanuja Koppal Bio PictureTanuja Koppal, PhD, is a freelance science writer and consultant based in Randolph, NJ. Before becoming a freelancer, she was the editor in chief of Drug Discovery & Development, Genomics & Proteomics, and PharmaAsia at Reed Business Information. She has a PhD in bio-analytical chemistry from the University of Kentucky and completed her post-doctoral fellowship at the Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago. Her most recent work has involved writing scientific articles, organizing life science conferences, moderating online webinars, and consulting on custom projects for numerous clients.

Recent Articles

Trends in Mass Spectrometry

Contributing editor Tanuja Koppal, PhD, talks to Sunia Trauger, PhD, director of the Small Molecule Mass Spectrometry facilit...

Evaluating Contaminants

A conversation with sample extraction experts Dr. Kang Xia and William Ickes


In recent years there has been a growing trend to work with live cells, for instance, in high-throughput screening for drug d...


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DNA Sequencing

Getting to the $1,000 Genome - DNA sequencing technologies strive for higher throughputs and lower costs.

Automated Liquid Handling

Options driven by specialized applications, cost of consumables and use of workspace