Together with a new physical sciences laboratory manager
L to r: Sofia Davies and Chris Aiken
RSSL (Reading Scientific Services) has strengthened its capabilities and capacity in early phase method development with the appointment of Sofia Davies as Senior Scientist.
Davies has previously worked for Vertex and Pfizer, where she gained experience as an analytical chemist working in method development and method validation, and also worked on drug discovery projects.
In addition, Chris Aiken has been appointed as manager in RSSL’s recently refurbished physical sciences laboratory.
With broad experience of GMP manufacturing and QC testing/stability testing, Aiken will manage the wide range of physical science services that RSSL provides to the pharmaceutical and food industries. This includes areas such as optimising processes and flow of ingredients, understanding impact of particle size on product performance, evaluating dissolution properties of ingredients and finished products.