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Congratulations to Dr Mateja Vidic

1st June 2018

We are very pleased to announce that Mateja Vidic has completed and been awarded her PhD for the Development of DNA Aptamers Specific for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer by the University of Ljubljana, Slovenija. Her experience in aptamer selection and application is a valuable asset to our lab and we are very proud […]

Appointment of Non-executive Director: Paul Armstrong

5th March, 2018

Aptamer Group Ltd is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Armstrong to our board, effective immediately, as Non-executive Director.  Paul comes to us with a strong background in the antibody and research reagents sector, most recently with Abcam.  Paul will advise us on our strategic direction in our commercial operations and overall […]

Spotlight: Laboratory Technician, Katriona Harrison

Working at Aptamer Group:
The continued success of Aptamer Group means that the scientific team continues to grow. One member who joined us this summer is Katriona.  Now she has had the chance to establish herself, we took the opportunity to catch up with her.

Hi Katriona, please tell us a little about yourself.

I am currently a […]

Spotlight: Selection Technician, Mateja Vidic

19th September, 2017
An insight into working at Aptamer Group
Mateja joined Aptamer Group in August as a Selection Technician. Now she has had the chance to  settle in and become established in her role, we took the opportunity to catch up with her.
Can you tell us a bit about your Ph.D.?
I have just finished the research […]

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Spotlight: Sales and Marketing Executive, Joel Sutcliffe

6th June 2017
An insight into working at Aptamer Group

Joel joined the Aptamer Group in April as Sales and Marketing Executive; now he’s established in the role we thought it would be a great time to catch up with him and see how he is getting on.

Hi Joel, firstly, what did you do before joining the company?

I […]

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Selecting Aptamers to Small Molecule Targets

4th May 2017

At Aptamer Group, we employ state-of-the-art methods to select and identify aptamers to small molecule targets. These aptamers can then be modified to achieve goals that are often not possible with other binding molecule technologies.

Challenges with Small Molecule Targets

The accepted approach for the development of antibodies is to prepare small molecule-protein conjugates. However, […]

Spotlight: Senior Laboratory Technician, Amy Law

28 March 2017
Amy Law joined the Aptamer Group family in January as Senior Laboratory Technician; now she’s settled in we thought it would be a great time to catch up with her and see how she is getting on.
Hi Amy, how are you finding your new role here at Aptamer Group?
Hi, so far it has […]

Spotlight: Lab Automation Scientist, Stefan Sipika

24 November 2016

Stefan is our Lab Automation Scientist; he has worked in industry for a number of years and has brought his excellent skills and knowledge to Aptamer Group. This week we chat to him as our spotlight…

Hi Stefan, so tell us a little bit about your role here at Aptamer?

My main responsibilities are the […]

Spotlight: Research Scientist, Amy Keelty

07 November 2016

This week we caught up with Amy Keelty, our Research Scientist at Aptamer Group! Amy has been working with the company for a number of months now and has become a valuable team member, so it was great to speak to her and learn a little bit more about her role.

Hi Amy, so […]

Spotlight: Business Development Executive Zaid Al-Risheq

21 September 2016
It’s been a few weeks since we last did our spotlight feature and this week we are talking to our Business Development Executive Zaid Risheq. Zaid has been part of the team since the beginning of May; let’s hear his thoughts about Aptamer!
Hi Zaid, you are our newest member of staff, what made […]