Dr. Lisa Melton

Senior News Editor, Nature Biotechnology

Dr. Lisa Melton is Nature Biotechnology’s news editor (2008-present). Before specializing in biotechnology, Lisa was science-writer-in-residence at the Novartis Foundation in London, and the Wellcome Trust. Her articles have appeared in New Scientist, Scientific American, Nature and the Times.  She is also a lecturer at a MSc course in Science Communication at the University of West of England, Bristol. Lisa has a degree in Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in Immunology from the University of Buenos Aires, followed by post-docs at University College London and the National Institutes for Medical Research in Mill Hill.