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The Drug Discovery for Ion Channels XXII Satellite Meeting

2021-03-26T20:03:12+00:00

The Drug Discovery for Ion Channels XXII Satellite Meeting A global pandemic wasn’t going to stand in our way Nothing was going to prevent this annual gathering of ion channel enthusiasts and drug discovery professionals from taking place. Planning got underway in late 2020 to facilitate the virtual organisation and smooth running of the [...]

The Drug Discovery for Ion Channels XXII Satellite Meeting2021-03-26T20:03:12+00:00

SARS-CoV-2 Drug Discovery: Targeting Viral Ion Channels

2021-01-07T16:10:40+00:00

Image above: As well as the spike (S) protein which binds to human cells, there are other transmembrane proteins including the M class and the viroporin envelope protein (E) ion channel. Ion channels are well validated drug discovery targets based on their widespread distribution in the human body and involvement in many critical [...]

SARS-CoV-2 Drug Discovery: Targeting Viral Ion Channels2021-01-07T16:10:40+00:00

Charlotte’s Patch Clamp Journey So Far…

2020-11-10T14:51:46+00:00

Metrion Scientist Dr Charlotte Hill explains how she first discovered the wonderful world of patch clamp electrophysiology and how she came to write the chapter "An Introduction to Patch Clamp Recording" alongside Dr Gary Stephens. This chapter is featured within the book "An Introduction to Patch Clamp Recording" edited by Dr Damian Bell and [...]

Charlotte’s Patch Clamp Journey So Far…2020-11-10T14:51:46+00:00

Metrion and Grünenthal extend Ion Channel Research Agreement

2020-11-06T10:11:31+00:00

Introduction Metrion Biosciences have had a longstanding relationship providing drug discovery research services to Grünenthal GmbH, a privately owned pharmaceutical company and global leader in pain management and related diseases. Grünenthal develop medication for patients with severe and debilitating diseases and high unmet medical needs and have a long track record of bringing innovative [...]

Metrion and Grünenthal extend Ion Channel Research Agreement2020-11-06T10:11:31+00:00

Metrion welcomes new Sales and Marketing Intern, Anna

2020-09-09T13:41:12+00:00

Our new Sales and Marketing Intern Anna has written the following piece explaining how she first became interested in the sciences, her aspirations for the future and the placement she will be undertaking here at Metrion Biosciences. My name is Anna Mikhailova. I recently started my internship in Sales and Marketing at Metrion Biosciences. [...]

Metrion welcomes new Sales and Marketing Intern, Anna2020-09-09T13:41:12+00:00

An Interview with Damian Bell by Artem Kondratskyi

2020-07-19T18:36:26+00:00

Introducing Damian Bell: as a new member of the team at Metrion we are using an abridged version of an interview by Artem Kondratskyi for ionchannellibrary.com. A big thank you to Artem for sharing this interview and a quick plug for his website – we highly recommend it as an excellent resource for anyone [...]

An Interview with Damian Bell by Artem Kondratskyi2020-07-19T18:36:26+00:00

Metrion is open for business

2020-05-05T15:27:47+00:00

Metrion Biosciences is open to discuss your ion channel drug discovery and safety profiling requirements via info@metrionbiosciences.com.   In response to the global COVID-19 outbreak, and to help us to safeguard the health and safety of our employees and their families, we temporarily closed our laboratories in April 2020 as advised by the UK [...]

Metrion is open for business2020-05-05T15:27:47+00:00

Metrion’s CEO reflects on participation in Goldman Sachs’ 10,000 Small Businesses UK

2020-03-10T09:30:05+00:00

During the second half of 2019 Metrion’s CEO Andy Southan spent three months on the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses programme. In this blog he reflects on the aims and content of this initiative, plus the value he believes it will bring to Metrion Biosciences’ business. 1. What is the 10,000 Small Businesses programme? It is [...]

Metrion’s CEO reflects on participation in Goldman Sachs’ 10,000 Small Businesses UK2020-03-10T09:30:05+00:00

Why Metrion’s CSO spent 35 years unlocking the potential of ion channels for drug discovery

2020-03-04T09:13:21+00:00

Thank you to the ELRIG Committee and to BioStrata for allowing us to share the below content on our website. The British Pharmacological Society (BPS) ran a special symposium at the ELRIG Drug Discovery 2019 conference yesterday, focused on the importance of targeting ion channels for drug discovery.  As a unique platform to foster the [...]

Why Metrion’s CSO spent 35 years unlocking the potential of ion channels for drug discovery2020-03-04T09:13:21+00:00
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