Dr. Plamondon joined ZeptoMetrix as a Senior Bacteriologist in 2008 and was promoted to Director of the Bacteriology department in 2012. She is responsible for the technical direction and supervision of all manufacturing and research & development activities of the Bacteriology department. She is also in charge of the design and development of new products involving a broad variety of microorganisms including bacteria, bacteriophages, fungi, and parasites. Pascale received a Ph.D. degree in Microbiology and Immunology from University at Buffalo and M.S. and B.S. degrees in Microbiology from Université Laval (Québec).