Posts by Stuart Baker

Venomtech at ELRIG 2019

Venomtech Ltd & Peak Proteins are delighted to have contributed to a poster at ELRIG UK 2019 titled “Spider vs Snakes – discovery of novel snake venom protease inhibitors from spider venom”. Now in its 13th year, ELRIG’s flagship conference Drug Discovery 2019 will take place at ACC Conference Centre by The Port of Liverpool,…

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Venomtech delivers around the world

Already in 2019, we’ve shipped Venomtech products to two new countries; Japan and Mexico. This brings the grand total to 11, including Australia, France, Germany, India, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, the USA and of course the UK . With exciting times ahead, we’re already working on adding a few more to the list, before the year…

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False widow spiders in Ireland

False widow spider

Here’s a nice paper from our friends at the National University of Ireland on Steatoda nobilis, on the noble false widow spider, including a handy identification guide. Here are some highlights: Occurrence, reproductive rate and identification of the non-native Noble false widow spider Steatoda nobilis (Thorell, 1875) in Ireland  

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