Mike joined Microvisk in April 2008. He is responsible for the instrumentation and hardware development of the clinical products. Previously, Mike was Automation Manager on the UK Biobank Project, designing and implementing a high throughput automated laboratory and storage facility for processing biological samples. He has also run a development team for Tepnel Life Sciences, developing instrumentation and chemistry kits with a wide range of biological applications. Mike graduated with an honours degree in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology from the University of Hull in 1996 and attained a Masters in Instrumentation from UMIST in 2003.