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

ApconiX Welcomes Ian Slater to the Team

ApconiX is delighted to welcome Ian Slater to the team.  Ian has spent many years in the pharmaceutical industry as a toxicology Study Director and Study Monitor and he joins our nonclinical study monitoring team.  Ian was previously an Associate Principal Toxicologist in the Regulatory Safety group at AstraZeneca and has a wealth of experience [...]

By |2019-04-25T14:22:47+01:00April 30th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on ApconiX Welcomes Ian Slater to the Team

K2p3.1 protein is expressed as a transmural gradient across the rat left ventricular free wall

Dr Michael Morton co-authored a paper recently published in the Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. The paper should serve as a reminder that ion channels which may not be the focus of regulatory guidance or the latest CiPA initiative, still play a critical role in cardiac function, and shouldn’t be forgotten. TASK‐1 (K2P3.1) is a member [...]

By |2019-04-18T10:09:25+01:00April 18th, 2019|Ion Channels, Publications|Comments Off on K2p3.1 protein is expressed as a transmural gradient across the rat left ventricular free wall

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 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