Ion channel
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Discover biopharma companies, biotechs, CROs, equipment manufacturers, product suppliers, distributors, investors and consulting companies working in the ion channel space. Our database contains > 150 companies.

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Metrion Biosciences logo

Metrion Biosciences is a UK-based Contract Research Organisation specialising in high quality ion channel drug discovery services.

Services: Ion channel screening, Cardiac Safety Screening, Translational Assays, Integrated Drug Discovery
Website: https://www.metrionbiosciences.com
Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom

Evotec logo

Evotec is a drug discovery and development company.

Services: Ion channel drug discovery services. Manual and automated patch clamp, slice electrophysiology, Multiple cell types.
Website: https://www.evotec.com
Location: Hamburg, Germany

Sophion Bioscience logo

Sophion Bioscience

Equipment/Software provider

Sophion Bioscience is one of the leading providers of the automated patch clamp systems.

Equipment/Software: Automated planar patch clamp instruments
Website: http://sophion.com/
Location: Ballerup, Denmark

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Nanion Technologies

Equipment/Software provider

Nanion is one of the most respected providers of automated patch clamp solutions in the world.

Equipment/Software: Automated planar patch clamp instruments, bilayer recording devices, SSM electrophysiology devices, extracellular recording devices
Website: https://www.nanion.de
Location: Munich , Germany

Abilita Bio

Pharma/Biotech

Abilita Bio is a biotechnology company focused on developing technologies to enable discovery and development of drugs targeting challenging membrane proteins, including GPCRs and ion channels.

Acadia Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative medicines to address unmet medical needs in central nervous system disorders.

Acesion Pharma

Pharma/Biotech

A Danish biotech company developing more efficacious and safer drugs for the treatment of atrial fibrillation.

ADInstruments

Equipment/Software provider

ADInstruments creates and distributes simple, flexible tools to help scientists and educators record and analyze data quickly and efficiently.

Aerie Pharmaceuticals

Pharma/Biotech

Aerie Pharmaceuticals discover, develop, and commercialize first-in-class therapies for the treatment of patients with open-angle glaucoma, ocular surface diseases, and retinal diseases.

AfaSci provides contract services to the R&D community.

ALA Scientific Instruments

Equipment/Software provider

ALA Scientific Instruments manufactures and distributes instruments for cellular electrophysiology.

Alembic Instruments

Equipment/Software provider

Alembic Instruments manufactures the VE-2 whole-cell patch clamp amplifier.

Algiax Pharmaceuticals is a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on development of GABAA receptor modulators for neuropathic pain and other indications with unmet medical need.

Alion Pharmaceuticals

Pharma/Biotech

Alion Pharmaceuticals develops a pipeline of small molecule therapeutics for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and other CNS diseases.

Alpha MED Scientific

Equipment/Software provider

Alpha MED Scientific designs, manufactures, and sells the MED64 Microelectrode array system.

AlzeCure Pharma

Pharma/Biotech

AlzeCure® is a Swedish pharmaceutical company that develops new innovative drug therapies for the treatment of severe diseases and conditions that affect the central nervous system, such as Alzheimer’s disease and pain.

A-M Systems

Equipment/Software provider

A-M Systems is a leading global manufacturer and distributor of high-quality respiratory care products and precision neurophysiology instruments.

Amgen

Pharma/Biotech

Amgen is a multinational biopharmaceutical company discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics.

AnaBios provides contract research services for biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries.

ApconiX are experts in ion channel biology, target safety assessments and in all aspects of nonclinical programme design and delivery.

Arcturus Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Arcturus Therapeutics is a clinical-stage messenger RNA medicines company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of therapeutics for rare diseases and vaccines.

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals develops medicines that treat intractable diseases by silencing the genes that cause them.

Asana BioSciences

Pharma/Biotech

Asana BioSciences is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel targeted therapies in inflammation/immunology and oncology.

Aurora Biomed is dedicated to providing automation solutions for scientists to streamline their research and facilitate scientific breakthroughs.

Autifony Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Autifony Therapeutics is a UK-based company dedicated to developing new drugs to treat rare CNS disorders. Modulators of Kv3.1 and Kv3.2 channels to treat disorders of the central nervous system.

AutoMate Scientific

Equipment/Software provider

AutoMate Scientific designs, manufactures and supplies precision biomedical instruments for neuroscience, biophysics, patch clamping, and pharmaceutical research.

Axion BioSystems

Equipment/Software provider

Axion BioSystems manufactures multi-well MEA systems.

Axsome Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Axsome Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapies for CNS conditions that have limited treatment options.

Axxam is an innovative Partner Research Organization providing integrated discovery services across Life Sciences industries.

BELLUS Health

Pharma/Biotech

BELLUS Health is a clinical stage biotechnology company developing novel therapeutics for the treatment of chronic cough and other chronic disorders triggered by hypersensitization.

Biogen

Pharma/Biotech

Biogen is a multinational biotechnology company focused on discovery, development and delivery of innovative therapies worldwide for people living with serious neurological and neurodegenerative diseases. Development of Nav1.7 blockers for the treatment of neuropathic pain (BIIB074 -vixotrigine and BIIB095).

BioLogic

Equipment/Software provider

BioLogic manufactures high-performance measurement instruments for various applications.

Bionomics

Pharma/Biotech

Bionomics is a global, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel ion channel modulators for patients with underserved CNS disorders.

Bioptechs

Equipment/Software provider

Bioptechs is an innovative American optical engineering company that develops, and manufacturers live cell microscopy environmental control systems used for qualitative and/or quantitative light microscopy.

Biosceptre

Pharma/Biotech

Biosceptre is a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted therapeutics and immune-oncology products for cancer patients.

B’SYS is a contract research organization providing assistance to pharmaceutical settings in Ion Channel Discovery.

CalciMedica

Pharma/Biotech

CalciMedica is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing inhibitors of CRAC channels for the treatment of inflammatory diseases, including acute pancreatitis and COVID-19 pneumonia.

Cambridge Electronic Design

Equipment/Software provider

CED offers electronic equipment and software for electrophysiology.

Caraway Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Caraway Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company developing small-molecule therapeutics for the treatment of neurodegenerative and rare diseases.

Casma Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Casma Therapeutics is a biotechnology company harnessing autophagy and the lysosome to design new medicines for a broad range of diseases.

Cavion

Pharma/Biotech

Cavion is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing first-in-class therapies to restore the brain’s natural rhythms by modulating overactive T-type calcium channels for a range of neurological and rare genetic diseases. Cavion is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jazz Pharmaceuticals.

Celex Oncology

Pharma/Biotech

Celex Oncology is focused on discovery of voltage-gated sodium channel modulators for treating aggressive, invasive and metastatic cancer forms.

Cerevel Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Cerevel Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company discovering and developing new therapies for people suffering from neuroscience diseases, including Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy and schizophrenia. Development of CVL-865, a novel α2/3/5-subtype selective GABAA receptor positive allosteric modulator, for the treatment of epilepsy.

ChanPharm is a contract research organisation (CRO) offering compound screening and selectivity profiling for a broad range of ion channels.

Charles River provides products and services to help expedite the discovery, early-stage development and safe manufacture of novel drugs and therapeutics.

ChemPartner is a science-based, technology-driven global Contract Research Organization offering a broad range of drug discovery, development, and manufacturing services including discovery chemistry and biologics, biology, pharmacology, DMPK, and exploratory toxicology as well as small molecule and biologics CMC development and manufacturing.

CODA Biotherapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

CODA Biotherapeutics imploys gene therapy approach to express tunable ligand-gated ion channels in neurons for the treatment of neurological diseases,

Creative Bioarray is a global leading provider of quality services in research and development including cardiac & neuronal safety profiling and translational assays for the academia, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries.

Creative Biogene is a US-based manufacturer and provider of genomics and proteomics products and services for academic and governmental research institutes, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry.

Creative BioMart is a leading provider of comprehensive, high quality recombinant protein and custom protein services.

Cyprotex, an Evotec company, is specialising in preclinical ADME Tox.

CyThera Pharmaceuticals accelerates the development of autoimmune therapeutics by repurposing existing FDA-approved drugs for new disease indications in cancer, stroke and immune disease.

Daewoong Pharmaceuticals is a public South Korean pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures, and commercializes pharmaceuticals.

Dagan Corporation

Equipment/Software provider

Dagan Corporation manufactures various equipment for electrophysiology.

Digitimer

Equipment/Software provider

Digitimer designs manufactures and distributes quality medical and laboratory scientific instruments, including electrophysiological amplifiers and electrical stimulators for research and clinical use.

Elements

Equipment/Software provider

Elements manufactures electronic instrumentation for electrophysiology.

Encoded Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Encoded Therapeutics develops novel approach to gene therapy for people living with pediatric CNS diseases.

Engrail Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Engrail Therapeutics is a neuroscience company focused on the acquisition, development and commercialization of patient-centric therapies.

Enterprise Therapeutics is a drug discovery company dedicated to the research and development of novel therapies for the treatment of respiratory diseases.

E-PHY-SCIENCE is a service company specialized in in-vivo and in-vitro electrophysiological assays.

Eurofins DiscoverX, the Eurofins Discovery Products Company, develops and manufactures cutting edge assays, stable cell lines, membrane preps, enzymes, and reagents for drug discovery and development.

Eurofins Discovery is a contract research organization that provides drug discovery services to pharma and biotech companies worldwide.

Evotec is a drug discovery and development company.

Flexion Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Flexion Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel, local therapies for the treatment of patients with musculoskeletal conditions, beginning with osteoarthritis (OA), post-operative pain and low back pain.

Fluicell

Equipment/Software provider

Fluicell is an innovative life science company dedicated to delivering single-cell microfluidic research tools and services for scientists worldwide.

Fluxion Biosciences

Equipment/Software provider

Fluxion Biosciences delivers advanced solutions that automate complex cell-based and cell-free assays.

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals is a pharmaceutical company dedicated to address unmet medical needs in inflammation disorders, especially in respiratory and dermatology therapies and also oncology.

Goldfinch Bio

Pharma/Biotech

Goldfinch Bio is developing precision medicine product candidates for patients with kidney diseases.

HD Biosciences

Pharma/Biotech

HD Biosciences, a WuXi AppTec company, is a Shanghai based company, specializing in high value drug discovery contract research services.

HEKA

Equipment/Software provider

HEKA (a subsidiary of Harvard Bioscience) manufactures sophisticated instrumentation and software for biomedical, electrochemical and industrial research applications.

Icagen, a Ligand Company, is a preclinical drug discovery company focused on ion channel and transporter drug discovery. Icagen provides a platform for drug discovery and development services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.

ICE-Bioscience is a rapidly growing Chinese-based preclinical CRO specialized on in vitro and in vivo services.

Intan Technologies

Equipment/Software provider

Intan Technologies creates innovative microchips for monitoring cellular signals.

Integral Molecular

Pharma/Biotech

Integral Molecular is a research-driven biotechnology company creating innovative technologies and a pipeline of therapeutic antibodies for under-exploited membrane protein targets, including GPCRs, ion channels, and transporters.

INVENesis is a swiss biotechnology company providing R&D services for drug discovery in the Animal Health, Plant Protection (Crop) and Pharmaceutical fields.

Ionovation

Equipment/Software provider

Ionovation offers innovative products and services focussing on biomembrane research.

IonsGate is a CRO specializing in preclinical research services focused on safety pharmacology, drug discovery and ion channel research.

IPS Therapeutique (IPST) is a CRO dedicated to the preclinical evaluation of the efficacy and safety of new drugs using validated and highly predictive models.

Kineta

Pharma/Biotech

Kineta is a clinical stage biotechnology company with a mission to develop next generation immunotherapies.

Knopp Biosciences

Pharma/Biotech

Knopp Biosciences is a drug discovery and development company focused on delivering breakthrough treatments for immunological and neurological diseases. Development of Kv7 modulators for the treatmnet of epileptic encelophaty, neuropathic pain, hearing disorders and ALS

Lilly

Pharma/Biotech

Lilly is a biopharmaceutical company discovering, developing and manufacturing pharmaceutical products.

Luigs & Neumann

Equipment/Software provider

Luigs & Neumann develops and produces various fine mechanics (e.g. manipulators) and electronic devices for electrophysiological workstations.

Maxion Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Maxion uses its innovative KnotBody technology in combination with in vitro display technologies to generate therapeutic candidates against ion channels and GPCR proteins.

Medicilon is a CRO offering fully integrated pharmaceutical services.

Metrion Biosciences is a UK-based Contract Research Organisation specialising in high quality ion channel drug discovery services.

Molecular Devices

Equipment/Software provider

Molecular Devices is one of the leading providers of high-performance bioanalytical measurement solutions for life science research, pharmaceutical and biotherapeutic development.

Multi Channel Systems

Equipment/Software provider

Multi Channel Systems (a subsidiary of Harvard Bioscience) develops precision scientific measuring instrumentation and equipment in the field of electrophysiology.

Nanion

Equipment/Software provider

Nanion is one of the most respected providers of automated patch clamp solutions in the world.

Narishige

Equipment/Software provider

Narishige manufactures various kinds of precision research instruments for medical science.

NeoBiosystems

Equipment/Software provider

NeoBiosystems is an instrument company for biological and biomedical research.

Neurexpert provides specialist neurophysiology expertise and bespoke electrophysiology assays for research into treatments of nervous system disorders.

Neurocrine Biosciences is a neuroscience-focused, biopharmaceutical company dedicated to discovering, developing and delivering treatments for people with serious, challenging and under-addressed neurological, endocrine and psychiatric disorders.

Neuromatic Devices

Equipment/Software provider

Neuromatic Devices is a neurotechnology company specializing in neuroscience research tools and revolutionary new products for improving whole-cell patch clamping.

Neuroservice

Pharma/Biotech

Neuroservice is a contract research organization providing pharmacological assays based on electrophysiological recordings of acute brain slices, spinal cord slices, cultured neurons, human brain slices and iPSC-derived neurons.

NMD Pharma

Pharma/Biotech

NMD Pharma discovers and develops novel therapeutics for neuromuscular diseases.

NMI TT provides analytical testing services, develops microdevice solutions and offers pharma and biotech clients CRO services in the areas of protein profiling, custom cell-based services and electrophysiology.

Nocion Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

NOCION is a biopharmaceutical company developing “nocions”—a new kind of therapy that selectively affects actively firing nociceptors—to provide targeted, robust and sustained relief for the treatment of serious conditions including cough, itch, pain and inflammation.

Nova Research Labs is a CRO providing ion channel drug discovery services.

Novassay

Pharma/Biotech

Novassay is a biotechnology company pursuing drug development programs in neuropathic pain and oncology.

npi electronic GmbH

Equipment/Software provider

npi electronic GmbH develops and produces measurement equipment for the life sciences.

Ono Pharma

Pharma/Biotech

ONO is an R&D-oriented pharmaceutical company developing and manufacturing pharmaceutical products.

Parion Sciences

Pharma/Biotech

Parion Sciences is a development stage company dedicated to research, development, and commercialization of therapies to restore the innate mucosal surface defense of the lung. ENaC inhibitors for the treatment of pulmonary diseases (in partnership with Vertex) and dry eye disease. Small molecule CFTR correctors for the treatment of cystic fibrosis.

PharmaCore Labs provides a wide range of testing platforms from the cellular level to the whole animal level which follow GLP-similar guidelines for pre-clinical cardiac safety evaluation and ion channel targeted drug R&D.

Photoswitch Biosciences

Equipment/Software provider

Photoswitch Biosciences is bringing next generation instrumentation to the life science market.

PhysioStim is a discovery and preclinical CRO expert in cardiovascular pharmacology and electrophysiology.

PILA PHARMA

Pharma/Biotech

PILA PHARMA is a clinical stage pharmaceutical company developing a TRPV1 antagonist, XEN-D0501, for the treatment of diabetes.

Praxis

Pharma/Biotech

Praxis is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company translating genetic insights into the development of therapies for patients affected by CNS disorders characterized by neuronal imbalance.

Profacgen provides custom protein services in the biological sciences, enabling access to the latest tools, techniques, and expertise with competitive pricing and rapid turnaround time.

Q-State is a discovery technology and therapeutics company discovering genetically targeted medicines for epilepsy, pain, and other diseases of the CNS.

Quest Scientific

Equipment/Software provider

Quest manufactures Hum Bug device for elimination 50/60Hz noise and harmonics.

QurAlis

Pharma/Biotech

QurAlis is a biotech company focused on developing precision medicines for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and other neurologic diseases.

Reaction Biology is a CRO supporting all phases of preclinical drug discovery from target validation through hit identification, hit to lead and lead optimization.

Redpin Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Redpin Therapeutics is a preclinical stage gene therapy company developing a proprietary chemogenetics platform for targeted cell therapies that address currently intractable diseases of the nervous system.

Regulonix

Pharma/Biotech

Regulonix is an early-stage biotechnology company developing non-opioid therapeutics that relieve chronic pain.

Rhizen Pharmaceuticals is a clinical-stage oncology-focused specialty company developing differentiated products through cutting-edge science and strategic partnerships.

RogCon Biosciences

Pharma/Biotech

RogCon is a biotechnology company focused on discovering and developing novel therapeutics for children suffering from SCN2A mutations.

RogCon U.R.

Pharma/Biotech

RogCon U.R., a sister company of RogCon Biosciences, is focused on the research and development of novel, disease-modifying compounds that up-regulate SCN2A for the treatment of loss-of-function mutations in SCN2A causing autism and epilepsy.

Salipro Biotech

Pharma/Biotech

Salipro Biotech is a biotech company focused on unlocking challenging drug targets for the development of next-generation therapeutics.

Saniona

Pharma/Biotech

Saniona is a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and delivering innovative treatments for rare disease patients.

SB Drug Discovery is a contract research organisation specialising in cell line generation, assay development and compound screening.

Scientifica

Equipment/Software provider

Scientifica provides cutting-edge equipment for electrophysiology, multiphoton imaging and optogenetics research.

selectION

Pharma/Biotech

selectION develops highly selective peptide blockers for ion channels.

Sensapex

Equipment/Software provider

Sensapex offers the most stable micromanipulators and automated microscope workstations for electrophysiology and imaging applications.

Shionogi

Pharma/Biotech

Shionogi is a drug-discovery-based pharmaceutical company discovering and developing pharmaceutical products.

Siskiyou

Equipment/Software provider

Siskiyou provides a diverse range of micromanipulators, microscope sample positioners, motion control systems and modular opto-mechanical building blocks to life science and photonics researchers.

SiteOne Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

SiteOne Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of hypersensitivity disorders such as chronic cough, itch and pain.

Soleno Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Soleno Therapeutics is focused on the development and commercialization of novel therapeutics for the treatment of rare diseases.

Sophion Bioscience

Equipment/Software provider

Sophion Bioscience is one of the leading providers of the automated patch clamp systems.

Soricimed Biopharma

Pharma/Biotech

Soricimed Biopharma is a clinical stage drug development company dedicated to novel trageted treatments for cancer.

Stablix

Pharma/Biotech

Stablix Therapeutics is a biotechnology company pioneering the field of Targeted Protein Stabilization (TPS) to bring transformative medicines to patients with unmet medical need.

Stoke Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

Stoke Therapeutics is pioneering a new way to treat the underlying causes of severe genetic diseases by precisely upregulating protein expression.

Sutter Instrument

Equipment/Software provider

Sutter Instrument provides advanced, innovative, precision instrumentation for the biomedical research community.

Tecella

Equipment/Software provider

Tecella supplies electronics for electrophysiology, electrochemistry, biotech, drug discovery and pharmaceutical research.

TetraGenetics, an AbCellera Company, empowers antibody discovery against difficult-to-drug targets by providing recombinant transmembrane proteins, including human ion channels and G protein-coupled receptors.

TMC-AMETEK

Equipment/Software provider

TMC, a division of AMETEK, produces advanced vibration isolation systems.

Translate Bio

Pharma/Biotech

Translate Bio, a Sanofi Company, is focused on developing a new class of potentially transformative mRNA medicines.

Vast Bioscience

Pharma/Biotech

Vast Bioscience offers the pharmaceutical industry a unique opportunity to develop innovative drugs with superior potency, target selectivity and safety.

Vertex is a global biotechnology company that invests in scientific innovation to create transformative medicines for people with serious diseases.

VistaGen Therapeutics

Pharma/Biotech

VistaGen Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercializing a new generation of medicines with the potential to go beyond the current standard of care for anxiety, depression and other CNS disorders.

Warner Instruments

Equipment/Software provider

Warner Instruments (a subsidiary of Harvard Bioscience) designs, develops, and manufactures biomedical devices for the electrophysiological, cellular, and neurological sciences.

WaveFront Biosciences

Equipment/Software provider

WaveFront Biosciences offers the Panoptic kinetic-imaging plate reader for biomedical research.

World Precision Instruments

Equipment/Software provider

World Precision Instruments (WPI) is a leading global provider of powerful, cutting-edge laboratory solutions for the life sciences.

Xenon Pharmaceuticals

Pharma/Biotech

Xenon Pharmaceuticals is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company committed to developing innovative therapeutics to improve the lives of patients with neurological disorders.

YourChoice Therapeutics is focused on developing birth control options that are hormone-free, safe, easy to use and effective.