Rhys Powell - 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).

Rhys Powell

Sales & Marketing Assistant

Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry from University of Hull.

Originally from Durham, Rhys studied in Hull before returning to Newcastle where he worked in IT and recruitment for a number of years. He has since made the switch to the commercial pharmaceutical sector looking to draw on his previous experience at university. Outside of work Rhys enjoys the outdoors and all things sport.