Professor Ruth Roberts Joins Bio Integrates Panel

Professor Ruth Roberts, Co-founder and Director of ApconiX will join Professor Paul Stott, Chief Executive Officer of Seda Pharmaceutical Development Services, Dr Steve McConchie, Chief Executive Officer of Aptus Clinical and Dr Matt Cooper, Business Development & Marketing Director of National Institute for Health Research to discuss “Collaborating Across the Value Chain to Translate Great [...]

By |2019-05-08T10:04:15+01:00May 8th, 2019|Toxicology, Events|Comments Off on Professor Ruth Roberts Joins Bio Integrates Panel

30th Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry in Eastern England

Dr Michael Morton will be attending the 30th Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry in Eastern England at Hatfield, United Kingdom on 2nd May 2019. This is a highly successful, long-standing, one-day annual meeting. To commemorate 30 years, the programme will focus on ‘Celebrating UK Drug Discovery’, highlighting success stories from large pharma, biotech and academia; and [...]

By |2019-04-24T14:56:18+01:00April 25th, 2019|Ion Channels, Events|Comments Off on 30th Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry in Eastern England

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

Symposium – Dx Toxicology: Strategies for Success in Discovery and Development

Attrition due to safety/toxicity remains a challenge in drug discovery and development. Strategies to improve success focus on asking the right questions at the right time around Target, Chemistry and Patient with an emphasis on translation of data to the clinic. Dx Toxicology: Strategies for Success in Discovery and Development is taking place on Thursday [...]

By |2019-02-21T10:06:21+01:00February 20th, 2019|Toxicology, Events|Comments Off on Symposium – Dx Toxicology: Strategies for Success in Discovery and Development

ApconiX Welcomes Dr Steffen Ernst

ApconiX is delighted to welcome Dr Steffen Ernst to our team, as the company begins its international expansion with the formation of its Swedish subsidiary, ApconiX AB. Steffen has worked in preclinical and clinical safety for over 20 years with Hoechst-Schering, Boehringer-Ingelheim, AstraZeneca, Pfizer and Ipsen, holding various pre-clinical and clinical positions of ever-increasing responsibility [...]

By |2019-02-07T16:37:23+01:00February 6th, 2019|Toxicology, Careers|Comments Off on ApconiX Welcomes Dr Steffen Ernst

ApconiX Welcomes Steve Snyder

ApconiX is delighted to welcome Steve Snyder to the team.  Steve joins the nonclinical study monitoring team and is based in Florida in the United States. Having worked at Wyeth, Eli Lilly, McNeil Pharmaceutical and Charles River, Steve has a wealth of experience in preclinical toxicology as both an outsourcing customer and provider.  He is [...]

By |2019-02-06T09:53:22+01:00February 6th, 2019|Nonclinical Study Monitoring, Careers|Comments Off on ApconiX Welcomes Steve Snyder

ApconiX Welcomes Dr Bjorn Dahl

ApconiX is delighted to welcome Dr Björn Dahl to the team, who joins our new Swedish office at AstraZeneca’s BioVentureHub in Gothenburg. Björn is a highly respected and experienced toxicologist, having been the co-chair of the European Federation Pharmaceutical Industry Association (EFPIA) Preclinical Development Expert Working Group and served as the EFPIA topic lead in [...]

By |2019-05-08T12:20:38+01:00February 6th, 2019|Toxicology, Careers|Comments Off on ApconiX Welcomes Dr Bjorn Dahl

Professor Ruth Roberts Becomes an Honorary Fellow of the British Toxicology Society

ApconiX are delighted to learn that the BTS Executive Committee has elected Professor Ruth Roberts as Honorary Fellow of the British Toxicology Society (hon FBTS) in recognition of her outstanding contribution to the science and profession of Toxicology, including to the BTS. Ruth commented “It’s such an honour to be recognised in this way by [...]

By |2019-01-30T15:27:43+01:00January 31st, 2019|Toxicology, Events, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Professor Ruth Roberts Becomes an Honorary Fellow of the British Toxicology Society

Professor Ruth Roberts on SOT Ballot

ApconiX is happy to announce that Professor Ruth Roberts is on the SOT ballot for the position of Vice President-Elect.  As Secretary to SOT, Ruth was the first non-US based Council member and now hopes to be the first non-US based President! ‘It’s a great honour to be asked to stand for election to lead [...]

By |2019-02-06T11:28:11+01:00January 9th, 2019|Events|Comments Off on Professor Ruth Roberts on SOT Ballot

Alderley Park Companies Receive Bionow Awards

Drs Michael Morton and Richard Knight thoroughly enjoyed the Bionow 2018 Awards Dinner at the Mere Golf Resort & Spa, Cheshire on 29th November. The awards which recognise excellence, outstanding achievement and enterprise in a sector that is worth more than £13bn to the North’s economy, were sponsored by Manchester Science Partnerships, Alderley Park, Appleyard [...]

By |2018-12-16T19:10:57+01:00December 16th, 2018|Events|Comments Off on Alderley Park Companies Receive Bionow Awards