Cecilia Silva Sanchez, Ph.D.

Senior Research Scientist

Location: Newberry Office & Laboratories – Newberry, Fla.


Dr. Silva Sanchez is a molecular biologist specialized in mass spectrometry analysis for proteomics, metabolomics, and small molecules with an emphasis in environmental toxicology. She has over 15 years of experience working in research core facilities conducting research as a senior scientist and consultant. Her focus is to develop and validate analytical mass spectrometry methods to identify or quantify trace compounds in a wide variety of relevant biological and environmental matrices by targeted mass spectrometry.


  • Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, Instituto Potosino de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica, San Luis Potosí S.L.P. México 2008
  • B.S. in Biochemical engineering, Instituto Tecnológico de Celaya, Celaya, Gto. México.

Research capabilities and/or focus areas

Mass spectrometry. Environmental toxicology. Trace compounds method development.

Phone: 352-244-0888 ext. 7888