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Mark has a BSc in biochemistry and a PhD in molecular genetics, and trained as a research scientist before moving into teaching. For the last 20 years he has written and developed science education materials, with a particular interest in the 11 - 16 age group. He has worked for most of the major UK publishers (Pearson - including Edexcel, Heinemann & Longman), Nelson Thornes (now part of Oxford University Press), Hodder Education and HarperCollins. He has been the series editor of a number of publications, including Edexcel 9-1 GCSE Sciences and four editions of Exploring Science, and has led a panel looking at curriculum design for Pearson. He is based in west London.