Dev Mittar, Ph.D.,
Lead Scientist, ATCC
Dev Mittar, Ph.D., is a Lead Scientist and the head of the microbiology R&D group at ATCC. At ATCC, He has been instrumental in the development of controls and standards for various infectious microorganisms with applications in the area of molecular diagnostics and clinical, food, and pharmaceutical microbiology. He led the development of ATCC Microbiome standards with a goal to help microbiome researchers standardize their methods. Dr. Mittar received post-doctoral training at Weill Medical College of Cornell University and worked at BD Biosciences before joining ATCC.