"I always appreciate your comments and feel so much more confident submitting my work once you have added your touch."

Jean-Pierre Abastado

Head of Oncology, Servier, France

Lucy studied for her D.Phil. in viral immunology at the University of Oxford. Since then she has held both research-focused and scientific writing positions, which have uniquely equipped her to offer clients simultaneous scientific review and language-based editing of their work.

Lucy's research background extends from oncology and human immunology through to virology and veterinary research. As well as publishing her own work, Lucy has undertaken formal scientific communication training from Oxford University and has edited a large body of research literature for international institutions. Lucy's expertise in scientific editing has been acknowledged in numerous papers in top-tier journals, including reports published in both Science and Nature. At IEL, Lucy's extensive experience of navigating the pitfalls of publishing in highly-ranked journals is invaluable to authors aiming to achieve the best possible outcomes for their research.

All IEL editors are members of the Association of British Science Writers.

Dr. Neil McCarthy

Neil obtained his Ph.D. from Imperial College London and has held a variety of post-doctoral positions that have provided him with a broad knowledge of scientific publishing. With over 10 years experience of UK medical research, Neil is eminently qualified to edit scientific documents to the highest possible standards.

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Specialist subject knowledge can sometimes be required to ensure that scientific papers receive the necessary editorial rigor. Insight Editing London selects editors from a network of subject experts who can provide your paper with the appropriate scrutiny. All work undertaken by IEL comes with satisfaction guaranteed.