Biointerfaces Institute Mcmaster University
John Brennan, a Professor of Chemistry & Chemical Biology at Mcmaster University, is holder of the Canada Research Chair in Bioanalytical Chemistry and Biointerfaces and Director of the Biointerfaces Institute at McMaster. He is an expert in fluorescence spectroscopy, LC/MS, sol-gel chemistry and protein immobilization. Dr. Brennan an associate editor for Trends. Anal. Chep. and on the editorial advisory boards of Analytical Chemistry and J. Sol-Gel Sci. Technol.
His research team develops bioanalytical instrumentation in the area of biosensors, bioaffinity chromatography media, microarrays and drug screening. Dr. Brennan has supervised over 80 trainees, published over 140 peer-reviewed papers, and has several patents in the areas of sol-gel materials, protein immobilization, high throughput screening methods and bioactive paper.