The Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) is an essential development in the fight against motor neuron disease and other common neurodegenerative disorders of the motor system. As yet no single institution anywhere in the world has developed the necessary critical mass and facilities to exploit the potential of modern neuroscience, the ‘post-genome’ era, and exciting developments in biomedical therapeutics with specific focus on this devastating group of illnesses.
Principal Disease Indication(s)
Motor Neuron Disease, Parkinson’s Disease
HCI, MPA, HTS plate reader, metabolic outputs
Wellcome Trust, MRCT, MNDA, Parkinson’s UK
Number of Screens / year (any size):
Medicinal Chemistry Follow-up:
Phone: +44 (0)114 222 2230