James Silk is Senior Analytical Chemist at Medical Engineering Technologies. Mr Silk is a subject matter expert in extractables and leachables based on ISO 10993 standards, designing studies on a broad range of medical devices. He is also passionate about statistics and has become the subject matter expert in uncertainties, calculating uncertainties for analytical methods used for the identification and quantification of materials released by medical devices. Mr Silk has two years’ experience at MET in performing studies measuring volatile organic compounds released by medical devices following ISO 18562-3. He obtained his Chemistry Degree at Cardiff University.