Mr William Atkin - Newcells

Retinal platform

An in vitro, light responsive, retinal model for accurate predictions of in vivo outcomes you can have confidence in.


Kidney platform

The most advanced near-physiological high throughput kidney proximal tubule cells (PTC) model to investigate drug transport modalities in vitro.

Lung epithelia model

Lung model

A model to investigate airway physiology, viral infection, drug safety and environmental impacts on lung airway epithelia.

Sinusoid iPSC-derived Liver model

Liver model

We are developing a model of liver sinusoid derived from human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC).

Mr William Atkin

Associate Scientist

BSc Biochemistry with professional placement year from Newcastle University.

Originally from York and loves all things sporty and outdoors. Completed a Biochemistry degree at Newcastle University which included a 12month industrial placement working on gene therapy studies at Allergan (Liverpool). Now works in the retina team at Newcells producing the retinal organoids for commercial and development projects.

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