BRCCH Consortium Member
Philippe Bechtold is a BRCCH team member of peakPCR. He is currently a PhD student in the group of Prof Wendelin Stark at the Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering of ETH Zurich. His research reaches from coatings of metal surfaces for digital PCR applications to the development of PCR assays for the detection of different diseases. He joined the peakPCR project 2 years ago and has since engineered the ready-to-use consumables and the sample preparation steps. Philippe Bechtold holds an MSc degree in chemical engineering from ETH Zurich and has spent an exchange semester at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.