10 March 2016

We are delighted to announce several new additions to our fast growing team here at Aptamer Group. Last year we worked on some exciting project and expanded our office and lab space here at York Science Park. This year we’re continuing to grow our team and as we look to grow our expertise and expand our services.

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Casey Woodward

Casey holds a B.Sc. in Biology from the University of York and will shortly be awarded a Ph.D. in Medical Science from the Hull York Medical School. Casey brings a wealth of translational scientific knowledge to Aptamer Group, with research experience of the mechanisms of cardiovascular disease. Alongside his scientific training, Casey has a real interest in the business development which is the perfect fit for a Business Development Executive. Casey said: “It’s a great privilege to be joining Aptamer Group at such an early stage where I can have a big impact. I’m looking forward to bringing my scientific background and set of sales skills to the development team”.

CEO and founder Dr Arron Tolley commented: “We’re working on a number of projects at the moment and have a big year ahead. It is fantastic to employ a BDE with such enthusiasm and drive; we are really looking forward to working with him”.

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Darren Morgan

Darren is joining the Aptamer Group team as our Laboratory Manager where he will be running a tight ship and overseeing the day to day management of the Lab.

Darren has worked for several years at a leading UK immunodiagnostics company where he gained several skills which made him the perfect candidate for this role. Darren is looking forward to joining the company and said: “The working environment is fast paced and exciting. I am looking forward to managing the team around me and ensuring everything runs smoothly and efficiently in the lab. It will be a great challenge and I am excited to get started”.