Edna Choo - Principal Scientist, Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics

Edna Choo

Principal Scientist, Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics

"It has been a highlight and humbling experience to work on projects that have advanced from discovery to market and see patients benefit from these therapies."
13
Years at Genentech
41
Publications

I joined Genentech in 2005. I conducted my graduate work at Monash University (Australia), studying the effect of liver cirrhosis on drug metabolism. I undertook post-doctoral work at Vanderbilt University, investigating the role of drug transporters on drug disposition.

Featured Publication

Use of transgenic mouse models to understand the oral disposition and drug-drug interaction potential of cobimetinib, a MEK inhibitor.

Drug Metab Dispos. 2015 Jun;43(6):864-9.

Choo EF, Woolsey S, DeMent K, Ly J, Messick K, Qin A, Takahashi R.