Michael Spedding



PHD and [email protected]; [email protected] Strasbourg 78-85; Director [email protected] Edinburgh 85-92; Research Centre Director/Dep Dir Research @ Servier Paris/+Sci Dir @ EGIS Budapest 92-2013; Director Spedding Research Solutions 2013+. 20+ patents, ~40 compounds into formal preclinical research; 11 compounds into clinical development, one to market. Contributions to 3 other marketed drugs. Chairman NC-IUPHAR – classification of all drug sites in the human genome (>90 subcommittees), now Secretary General IUPHAR. ISI Laureate classed among 300 most cited “French” scientists of all disciplines – 1981-2001, in Thomson list of most-cited 78 "French" Scientists 2002-12, & world's most influential scientific minds 2014 , h-index for publications : 57 (Google Scholar). Built 2 research centres. Scientific areas : pharmacology; calcium channels & drugs; GPCRs, metabolism, stroke, neurodegeneration, brain circuits in psychiatry; breaking down blocks to drug discovery. >106,000 kms run as competitive athlete.

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