Briana Benton, BS,
Technical Manager, ATCC
Briana Benton is the Technical Manager for ATCC’s Sequencing and Bioinformatics Center (SBC) and is a key member leading the development of the ATCC Genome Portal. She is currently responsible for the next-generation sequencing (NGS) of the various collections within ATCC. During her time with ATCC, she has developed numerous microbiome standards, as well as molecular assays for the authentication of infectious viral and bacterial pathogens. Prior to joining ATCC, she developed molecular diagnostic assays for the Henry M. Jackson Foundation.