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2009-09-01 07:00:00

COPENHAGEN and OSLO, September 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Affitech A/S, (Nasdaq OMX: AFFI), the antibody medicines company, today announced that it has appointed two experienced biotech executives to head its management team. Dr Robert Burns, previously CEO of Celldex Therapeutics Inc., has today assumed overall responsibility for Affitech as its new Chief Executive Officer. Dr Alexander Duncan, previously SVP Biopharmaceuticals for Astra Zeneca - Medimmune, also joins Affitech today as...

2008-12-16 08:00:00

BURLINGAME, Calif., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Epitomics, Inc., the world's sole provider of humanized rabbit monoclonal antibodies for therapeutic use, today announced the appointment of Zhiqiang An, Ph.D. as Chief Scientific Officer. Dr. An comes to Epitomics from Merck Research Laboratories, where he was Director of Biologics Research. He has over 12 years of experience in drug discovery and development in the biotech and pharmaceutical industries, focusing on therapeutic antibody discovery,...

2008-09-26 09:00:40

4-Antibody AG today announced that Dr. Richard Mason has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer and Geschaeftsfuehrer. Dr. Mason joins 4-Antibody from venture capital firm Advent Venture Partners, an investor in 4-Antibody, where he has been an Executive-in-Residence. Previously Dr. Mason was Senior Vice President Business Development at Cambridge Antibody Technology plc (CAT). As head of CAT's business development team he was responsible for numerous transactions with major...

2008-07-14 09:01:11

MRC Technology (MRCT) (London, UK) and Biolex Therapeutics, Inc. (Pittsboro, North Carolina, USA) announced today that MRCT had successfully completed the humanization of a novel antibody targeting CD20, indicated in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and rheumatoid arthritis. Biolex is applying its proprietary glycosylation optimization technology to the antibody, BLX-301, to enhance efficacy and potency of the product candidate and potentially reduce certain side effects. "We are delighted to have...


Word of the Day
kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'