Melanie Leveridge, GSK
Written by Jackie Howard Friday, 13 April 2012 15:00
Bsc. in Biology from the University of Bristol and joined GSK in 2005 as a graduate in the screening and compound profiling department, initially running biochemical assays for GPCR targets. Subsequently moved into the high throughout screening group where I was responsible for managing high throughput screens for a variety of biochemical targets between 2006 and 2008. In 2008 moved into the enzymology group within the department and now manage a team of scientists responsible for the portfolio of biochemical enzyme and protein protein interaction assays. Was responsible for the evaluation of the RapidFire High throughput mass spectrometry system in 2009 and have spent the past two years expanding this capability within the department.