Latest California Cryobank Stories

2014-08-20 08:27:38

Growth Funding to Expand CCB's Presence in Reproductive and Stem Cell Markets LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- California Cryobank (CCB), a global leader in reproductive tissue donor services and storage and stem cell banking, announced today that it has been acquired by equity investors Longitude Venture Partners II, L.P. ("Longitude") and NovaQuest Pharma Opportunities Fund III, L.P. ("NovaQuest"). Founded in 1977 by Dr. Charles Sims and Dr. Cappy Rothman, California...

2014-06-03 08:31:01

LOS ANGELES, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- California Cryobank (CCB), a worldwide leader in frozen tissue services, announced a key addition to the company's executive team: Medical Director Jaime Shamonki, M.D. Working closely with CEO/Corporate Medical Director Charles Sims, M.D., Shamonki brings an extensive background in pathology as well as an impressive CV to the Cryobank team. "We are thrilled to have Dr. Shamonki joining the organization," explains Sims. "She is a fantastic...

2011-05-17 06:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- California Cryobank (CCB), a worldwide leader in frozen tissue services, announced that Pamela Richardson has been appointed President of the company's Reproductive Tissue Services division. Hired to lead CCB's business development team in 2007, named VP of Sales and Marketing in 2009, and asked to head the Donor Department in 2010, Richardson has been instrumental in the company's continued success over the last four years. Under her leadership...

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