Dr. Liz Fletcher is the Manager of the UK Centre for Mammalian Synthetic Biology. She has had a career in the life sciences sector in roles varying from postdoctoral research, senior scientist in the biotech industry, science and business writer and editor, technology transfer in the university and NHS, future technology horizon scanning and economic development. Liz has a Degree in Pharmacology, PhD in Neuropharmacology from the University of London and a Diploma in Science Communication.