Esther is co-founder of NEUROSERVICE and Head of the Multi-Electrode Array (MEA) laboratory. Esther has managed NEUROSERVICE’s MEA laboratory since its inception and has more than 15 year of experience in electrophysiology. Esther was trained in biochemistry and cellular engineering (Ms Science) and earned her PhD in Neuroscience from the University of Marseille.

Prior joining NEUROSERVICE, she worked at TROPHOS, a drug discovery company focused on neurodegenerative diseases. There, she designed and optimized cell-based screenings and documented the effect of Lead compounds using molecular biology and electrophysiological recordings in acute brain slices.

At NEUROSERVICE, Esther designed and managed hundreds of studies for biotech and pharmaceutical companies. Esther excels in the development and standardization of new MEA-based assays to document the pharmacological profile of compounds in development and document their mechanism of action.

Esther Steidl
Esther STEIDL, PhD
Head of MEA Laboratory