19:57 , Oct 18, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks: Autolus, Bayer, Cambridge Allergy

T cell cancer therapy company Autolus Therapeutics plc (NASDAQ:AUTL) hired Adam Hacker as SVP for regulatory affairs and quality, a newly created position. Previously, he was VP, head of vaccines and scientific innovation projects, global...
02:58 , Feb 13, 2016 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks

The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry named Mike Thompson chief executive, effective March 1. Thompson was SVP of global commercial strategy and platforms at GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE:GSK; NYSE:GSK). Cepheid Inc. (NASDAQ:CPHD) promoted COO Warren...
07:00 , Oct 12, 2015 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Asuragen, Illumina deal

The companies partnered to develop and commercialize sequencing-based companion diagnostics. Asuragen will use its Quantidex NGS product platform to develop companion diagnostics on the Illumina MiSeqDx instrument. Quantidex NGS allows for the rapid and efficient...
00:49 , Jul 8, 2015 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks

Ophthalmology company GenSight Biologics S.A. (Paris, France) hired Thomas Gidoin as CFO. He was director of corporate finance at DBV Technologies S.A. (Euronext:DBV; NASDAQ:DBVT). Diagnostics company Metabolon Inc. (Durham, N.C.) named Darin Leigh chief commercial...
07:00 , Sep 22, 2014 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Asuragen, J&J deal

Johnson & Johnson's Janssen Diagnostics LLC subsidiary gained worldwide rights to offer next-generation sequencing services to researchers using Asuragen's SuraSeq platform. J&J said financial terms are not disclosed, and Asuragen could not be reached. Asuragen...
07:00 , Sep 1, 2014 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Rosetta Genomics management update

Rosetta Genomics Ltd. (NASDAQ:ROSG), Rehovot, Israel   Business: Diagnostic   Hired: Douglas Sites as EVP of sales and marketing, a newly created position, formerly VP of sales and marketing at Asuragen Inc.  ...
07:00 , Aug 11, 2014 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Asuragen management update

Asuragen Inc. , Austin, Texas   Business: Diagnostic, Supply/Service   Hired: Darin Leigh as SVP of commercial operations, formerly VP of global commercial operations at Luminex Corp. ; and Matthew McManus as president and CEO,...
07:00 , Jul 21, 2014 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Xpansion Interpreter regulatory update

Asuragen said the New York State Department of Health issued a clinical laboratory permit for its Xpansion Interpreter and miRInform Thyroid tests. Xpansion Interpreter determines the total number of CGG repeats and number of AGG...
08:00 , Jan 14, 2013 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Asuragen management update

Asuragen Inc. , Austin, Texas   Business: Diagnostic, Supply/Service, Cancer   Transitioned: Rollie Carlson to CEO from COO, while remaining president; he succeeds Matt Winkler, who remains chairman and CSO  ...
07:00 , Nov 1, 2012 |  BC Innovations  |  Strategy

Mess with Texas

The public spat between the scientific board and management of the Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas is a case study in how commercial and scientific interests can clash when the two sides are...