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2014-03-20 08:29:33

SAN DIEGO, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRTX) today announced that biotechnology industry veteran William Ringo has joined its board of directors. "Bill has excellent experience in developing and driving strategies that have enabled success for both large pharmaceutical companies and start-up biotechs. Bill's experience and guidance will be extremely helpful as we enter a transformational year in the development of each of our programs and chart...

2014-03-11 04:21:19

WHIPPANY, N.J., THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. and SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an Amgen subsidiary (Nasdaq: AMGN), today announced that a Phase 3 trial evaluating the investigational use of NEXAVAR(®) (sorafenib) tablets as an adjuvant treatment for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), or liver cancer, who had no detectable disease after surgical resection or local ablation, did not...

2014-03-06 08:31:36

SEATTLE and SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Immune Design, a clinical-stage immunotherapy company focused on the development of novel immune-based therapies for cancer and other chronic conditions, today announced the appointment of biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry veteran William ("Bill") R. Ringo to the company's board of directors. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130926/SF87058LOGO Mr. Ringo brings more than four decades of...

2014-02-05 16:27:50

KANSAS CITY, Kan., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aratana Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PETX), a pet therapeutics company focused on the licensing or acquisition, development and commercialization of innovative biopharmaceutical products for cats, dogs and other companion animals, today announced additions to its Board of Directors. The Board has appointed two new members; Laura Brege, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nodality, Inc., a privately held life sciences company, and...

2014-01-15 20:21:44

MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI International, a prestigious research and innovation center, has named Mariann Byerwalter as Chairman of SRI International's Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2014. Admiral Vern Clark, who had been chairman since 2010, will remain on the Board. Byerwalter was most recently Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Stanford Hospital and Clinics and is a former Trustee of Stanford University. Prior to that, she served as...


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