Dr. Michael Recht is a Senior Member of Research Staff in the Electronic Materials and Devices Laboratory's Microsystems Technology group. He is interested in developing devices to enable high-throughput assays, flow cytometry, and drug delivery. Prior to joining PARC in 2004, Michael studied the specificity of aminoglycoside antibiotic action and the thermodynamics and kinetics of RNA-protein interactions using a variety of biochemical, microbiological, and biophysical techniques. Michael received his B.S. in Biology from the University of California at Los Angeles, and his Ph.D. in Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology from the University of California at Santa Cruz. He was a visiting researcher and postdoc at Stanford University and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at The Scripps Research Institute in 2004.