What’s new at Metrion Biosciences this quarter?
We highlight below our latest blogs, events and our continuing webinar series!


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Prof. Manoj Patel – University of Virginia

We are delighted to announce that Manoj Patel, Associate Professor at the University of Virginia, will present the next Metrion Webinar. 

The talk will be entitled:  “Gain-of-function mutations in Nav1.6 and epileptic seizures”

The webinar will take place on Tuesday 29th November 2022 at 16:00 GMT and is a must attend event for any ion channel enthusiast.

To view our past webinars please visit our videos and webinars page.

We are delighted to announce that Metrion is sponsoring and co-organising the Biophysical Society Satellite event “Ion Channels in Drug Discovery” taking place on 17th February 2023 in San Diego.

Thank you to our Speakers Dr Mike Poslusney (Lieber Institute for Brain Development) and Prof. Manoj Patel (University of Virginia).


Metrion’s new publication – Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience

Please take a moment to read our new publication “Development of ASIC1a ligand-gated ion channel drug screening assays across multiple automated patch clamp platforms” which recently appeared in Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience.


If you would like to learn more about Metrion’s extensive ion channel expertise and capabilities, high quality assays, and an overview of our comprehensive suite of screening platforms, please take a look at our new brochure.

ConnectIONS Blog

Within our new blog posts, Research Associate Scientist Catherine Hodgson and Administrator Yasmin Henry detail their careers so far and how they have individually developed their roles at Metrion. 


The Metrion team will be attending the following meetings in Q4 2022 and Q1 2023: 

  • XIV Spanish Drug Discovery Network (Grenada) – 24th to 25th November 2022 – Sophie Rose (Sales and Marketing Manager) to attend.
  • GENESIS 2022 (London) – 7th December 2022 – Nick Foster (CCO) will be a panellist on the debate: “Golden Triangle or Greater Boston – Where Would You Place Your Life Science Business?”
  • Biophysical Society Annual Meeting and ‘Ion Channels in Drug Discovery’ Satellite Meeting (San Diego) – 17th- 22nd February 2023 – Metrion Senior Team Leaders will be present. Metrion are delighted to once again be sponsoring and co-organising the Satellite event. 

For a summary of all of the conferences that Metrion Biosciences are attending, please visit our forthcoming events page.

To discuss your ion channel drug discovery project with our Team of expert scientists please email info@metrionbiosciences.com