University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland
Peter Spies is a scientist at the Institute of Chemistry and Bioanalytics, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW), Muttenz, Switzerland.
His research interests include the profiling of drug candidates (Biacore, ForteBio, Nanotemper, ITC and μDSC) and the development of enzyme or antibody based test systems (ELISA, Vertical Flow Immuno Assay, Lateral Flow Immuno Assay and enzymatic assays) for applications in clinical chemistry and in vitro diagnostics.
Peter Spies graduated as laboratory technician with a major in organic chemistry from Ciba-Geigy AG in 1988. In 1997 he received a federal diploma as senior lab technician. From 1989 to 1999 he was research associate in the research team of Dr Daniel Gygax in the Bioreaction Group of the Central Research Laboratories at Ciba-Geigy and later in the Group Immunoanalytics and Pharmacokinetics within the Preclinical Development of Ciba-Geigy AG/Novartis Pharma AG. He has been at the FHNW since 1999.