British Toxicology Society Congress a Great Success

Dr Richard Knight, Dr Guy Healing, Professor Ruth Roberts, Phumzile Sikakana and Dr Karin Burnett thoroughly enjoyed the British Society of Toxicology Congress this week at Robinson College, University of Cambridge. Highlights of the meeting included a great opening keynote from Dr Stefan Platz (AstraZeneca) who shared his vision for the use of AI in [...]

By |2019-04-18T10:14:42+01:00April 18th, 2019|Toxicology, Events|Comments Off on British Toxicology Society Congress a Great Success

ApconiX Attends British Toxicology Society Congress – “Celebrating 40 years of the BTS”.

British Toxicology Society (BTS) and the UK Environmental Mutagen Society Annual Congress “Celebrating 40 years of the BTS" will be held at Robinson College, University of Cambridge between 15th -17th of April. Professor Ruth Roberts, Dr Richard Knight, Dr Guy Healing and Phumzile Sikakana will all be attending.  Ruth will be presented with an Honorary Fellowship [...]

By |2019-04-14T16:01:01+01:00April 14th, 2019|Toxicology, Events|Comments Off on ApconiX Attends British Toxicology Society Congress – “Celebrating 40 years of the BTS”.

Congratulations to Dr Myrtle Davis

The ApconiX team would like to congratulate Dr Myrtle Davis for becoming Vice President-Elect of the Society of Toxicology. Dr Davis is an executive director at Bristol-Myers Squibb, where she leads discovery toxicology in pharmaceutical candidate optimization to provide target and molecular hazard identification and risk assessments for issues identified in discovery research. She also [...]

By |2019-03-25T20:18:23+01:00March 27th, 2019|Events|Comments Off on Congratulations to Dr Myrtle Davis

Successful DMDG Symposium at Alderley Park

The DMDG Symposium at Alderley Park was a great success.  Organised by the teams from Sygnature, Alderley Park and ApconiX, over 120 delegates from around the country joined the symposium Dx Toxicology: Strategies for Success in Discovery and Development, focusing on asking the right questions at the right time around Target, Chemistry and Patient. Speakers [...]

By |2019-03-25T20:09:21+01:00March 26th, 2019|Target Safety Assessments, Events|Comments Off on Successful DMDG Symposium at Alderley Park

ApconiX at SOT 2019

Today is the last day of Society of Toxicology 58th Annual Meeting & Expo 2019.  It's been a fabulous few days in Baltimore with the ApconiX team meeting up with old friends and new.  Brilliant talks by Dr Jane Barber, Dr Paul Duffy and Dr Michael Morton. "All the presentations were excellent. Lots of great [...]

By |2019-03-13T14:55:37+01:00March 13th, 2019|Events|Comments Off on ApconiX at SOT 2019

ApconiX Celebrates Opening Swedish Office

Dr Michael Morton, Professor Ruth Roberts and Dr Richard Knight flew to Sweden to celebrate the opening of ApconiX AB in Gothenburg by sharing coffee and cake (fika) with our fellow tenants in the BioVentureHub. Experienced toxicologists Drs Steffen Ernst and Björn Dahl, who are based at the new Swedish office, joined the three Directors [...]

By |2019-03-13T11:07:12+01:00March 13th, 2019|Events|Comments Off on ApconiX Celebrates Opening Swedish Office

SOT 58th Annual Meeting & ToxExpo – 3575: a Late Breaking Poster Presentation

At the Society of Toxicology 58th Annual Meeting and ToxExpo from March 10th to 14th at the Baltimore Convention Center, poster presentation on Thursday 14th 8:30am - 11:30am Poster Board P372 Convention Center Exhibition Hall.  Circulating Biomarkers of Neurotoxicity: Identifying Fluidic Endpoints Correlating with Central Nervous System Toxicity in a Rodent Model of Neurotoxicity. Authors: [...]

By |2019-03-10T10:20:00+01:00March 8th, 2019|Toxicology, Events|Comments Off on SOT 58th Annual Meeting & ToxExpo – 3575: a Late Breaking Poster Presentation

SOT 58th Annual Meeting & ToxExpo – 1455: Poster Presentation Sponsored by Professor Ruth Roberts

At the Society of Toxicology 58th Annual Meeting and ToxExpo from March 10th to 14th at the Baltimore Convention Center, poster presentation on Monday March 11th 10:45am - 12:15pm Poster Board P524 Convention Center Exhibition Hall sponsored by Professor Ruth Roberts.  Real-Time Measurement of Drug Release Using Carbon Nanotube MEA System. Authors:  N. Matsuda, A. Odawara, K. Ogawa, [...]

By |2019-03-08T16:23:39+01:00March 8th, 2019|Toxicology, Events|Comments Off on SOT 58th Annual Meeting & ToxExpo – 1455: Poster Presentation Sponsored by Professor Ruth Roberts

SOT 58th Annual Meeting & ToxExpo – 1449: Poster Presentation Sponsored by Professor Ruth Roberts

At the Society of Toxicology 58th Annual Meeting and ToxExpo from March 10th to 14th at the Baltimore Convention Center, poster presentation on Monday March 11th 10:45am - 12:15pm Poster Board P518 Convention Center Exhibition Hall sponsored by Professor Ruth Roberts.  TRP Channel Responses in Human iPSC-Derived Sensory Neurons Using MEA System. Authors:  A. Odawara, Y. Kobayashi, N. [...]

By |2019-03-08T16:28:07+01:00March 8th, 2019|Toxicology, Events|Comments Off on SOT 58th Annual Meeting & ToxExpo – 1449: Poster Presentation Sponsored by Professor Ruth Roberts

SOT 58th Annual Meeting & ToxExpo – 1448: Poster Presentation Sponsored by Professor Ruth Roberts

At the Society of Toxicology 58th Annual Meeting and ToxExpo from March 10th to 14th at the Baltimore Convention Center, poster presentation on Monday March 11th 10:45am - 12:15pm Poster Board P517 Convention Center Exhibition Hall sponsored by Professor Ruth Roberts.  Classification of Drug-Induced Seizure-Like Activities in Cultured Human iPSC-Derived Neurons. Authors:  Y. Ishibashi, A. Odawara, N. Matsuda, [...]

By |2019-03-08T16:29:21+01:00March 8th, 2019|Toxicology, Events|Comments Off on SOT 58th Annual Meeting & ToxExpo – 1448: Poster Presentation Sponsored by Professor Ruth Roberts