Name: Stephanie Barrett

Country: United States


Merck Research Laboratories.

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Merck & Co., Inc.
Merck Research Laboratories
WP 14-2167
770 Sumneytown Pike, P.O. Box 4
West Point, PA 19486

Research Interests:

Nanomedicine, RNA, Polymers, drug delivery, Nanotechnology, Formulations, Biodegradable Polymers


  • Stephanie (Gratton) Barrett is currently an Associate Principal Scientist and works in the Discovery Pharmaceutical Sciences group at Merck & Co, Inc..
  • She received her B. Sc. from McMaster University (Ontario, Canada) and her Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in polymer science.  
  • During her Ph.D., her research centered on the cellular delivery of biocompatible, monodisperse, shape-specific polymeric nanogels produced using Particle Replication In Non-wetting Templates (PRINT) technology.  
  • Her first project at Merck was polymer-based delivery of siRNA.  Stephanie has authored numerous papers and patents in the field of siRNA delivery.