Principle Biocompatibility Scientist
Kent Grove is a Principle Biocompatibility Scientist at Abbott. Mr. Grove is responsible for providing complex biocompatibility testing strategies and technical support for medical device regulatory submissions. Mr. Grove has a combined experience of 10+ years in the field of Toxicology and Biocompatibility. Prior to joining the Abbott team, Mr. Grove’s professional experience has been primarily working in contract research organizations (CRO); where is served as a Director of Biocompatibility Services for American Preclinical Services and as a Study Director for WuXi AppTec. Mr. Grove has worked extensively in area of hemocompatibility with multiple publications relating to improving the current test methods used to assess blood contacting devices. Mr. Grove received a B.S. degree in biomedical sciences and an M.S. degree in Toxicology and Molecular Biology from Saint Cloud State University.