Dr Jason Ryan is Head of Upstream Bioprocessing at Luina Bio with over 20 year’s experience in the field of industrial fermentation. Over the course of his career he has developed and optimised the production of fermentation systems for recombinant E. coli, fungi, yeasts, marine microorganisms, extremophiles, bacteriophage and anaerobes at both R&D and GMP capacity. He leads the lyophilisation of strict anaerobic fermentations for Live Biotherapeutic products, the production of recombinant proteins from bacterial and yeast expression systems using a wide range of inducers, and lastly, the implementation of single use system for Pharmaceuticals.