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genae Appoints Chief Medical Officer

April 16, 2012

ANTWERP, Belgium, April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

genae, a leading Contract Research Organization (CRO) and services provider for the
medical device industries, today announced that Catalina Trana, MD, has been appointed
Chief Medical Officer. In this role, Dr. Trana will be responsible for all clinical,
safety and risk management related to genae’s research services.

“I am delighted to welcome Catalina, whose extensive clinical and research expertise
will be of great benefit to the many aspects of our services offering,” said Bart Segers,
Chairman and CEO of genae. “We believe that her experience as an interventional
cardiologist provides her with a unique opportunity to view our services with an
unsurpassed balance of clinical insight, business acumen and regulatory and safety

Dr. Trana holds the position of Cardiology Specialist at the Interventional Cardiology
Department of the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV) in Lausanne,
Switzerland. She was a fellow at the Cardiovascular Center Aalst, OLVZ, Aalst, Belgium and
worked and trained at the Interventional Cardiology Department and Cardiovascular Surgical
Department of the Cardiovascular Center in Iasi, Romania; and at the Catholic University
of Leuven, Belgium. Her scientific and research work is illustrated by peer-reviewed
publications and presentations during international congresses and symposia.

About genae

genae is a full service CRO and an innovative services provider for the medical
industries and aims at improving health and quality of life by innovating and accelerating
high quality research. The group is ISO 9001 certified for Clinical Trial Management, Core
Laboratory Services and Additional Services for the Medical Industries.

genae associates nv is a privately held company with principal offices in Antwerp,

genae Americas Inc. is a privately held company with principal offices in Cleveland,

Please visit: http://www.genae.com

        Company Contact

        genae associates nv
        Justitiestraat 6B
        2018 Antwerp, Belgium
        Aly Talen, RN
        Sr. VP Business Development

        genae Americas Inc.
        Global Cardiovascular Innovation Center
        10000 Cedar Avenue
        Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
        Dimitri Buytaert, PT CCRA

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