Teruyo Uenoyama is a research chemist for RTI’s Analytical Sciences program and has more than 20 years of experience in analytical chemistry, specialized in chromatography and mass spectrometry. Currently, she primarily supports the chemistry services for the National Toxicology Program (NTP), a program operated under the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS). Ms. Uenoyama is responsible for developing and validating analytical methods to analyze biological samples for the toxicological evaluation of wide range of small molecule chemicals such as pesticides, plasticizers, and drugs.
Ms. Uenoyama has performed tasks for other government-funded programs, including the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI), as well as various commercial clients. She has experience in purity and stability determination of bulk chemicals, residual solvent analysis of drug formulations, animal dose formulation confirmation, and clinical and nonclinical biological sample analysis of new drugs, conducted under Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) regulations. Ms. Uenoyama is a member of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS).