Francesca Lake

Francesca joined Future Science Group following a Masters Degree in Biology from the University of Nottingham (UK). She began as an Assistant Editor wrangling peer review, before becoming Commissioning Editor of Future Oncology and Biomarkers in Medicine, and launching Future Science Group’s first gold open access journal, Future Science OA. Under her leadership, the open access arm of Future Science Group has grown from 0 to 15 journals. 

Francesca oversaw the transition of BioTechniques into Future Science Group following its acquisition in 2018 and is now the journal’s Editor in Chief. She holds a passion for open access and research integrity, as well as the topics of diagnostics, proteomics and bioengineering.