Molecular Partners hired Lisa Rojkjaer, M.D., as CMO...Knome appointed Gary A. Cohen, J.D., as svp and general counsel and Heidi L. Rehm, Ph.D., to its scientific advisory board...Martin Latterich, Ph.D., is now CSO of BioScale...Pressure BioSciences appointed Vito Mangiardi and Kevin Pollack to its newly configured board of directors.
Damian Marron is now CEO of Cytheris...Trophos appointed Christine Placet as CEO...to-BBB hired Ajay Mistry, Ph.D., as head of business development...Transgenomic appointed John M. McAuliffe as vp of business development, neurology, and Matthew W. Beer as vp of business development, oncology.
ViaCyte named Paul Laikind, Ph.D., CEO...Clarus Therapeutics appointed Bela S. Denes, M.D., as CMO...Louis Kayitalire, M.D., joined BioAlliance Pharma as head of R&D...Xcovery appointed Samuel Broder, M.D., as senior scientific and clinical strategist...Dennis Fenton, Ph.D., is now chairman of Althea Technologies’ scientific advisory board...Nile Therapeutics appointed Darlene Horton, M.D., as its CMO...Oncothyreon promoted Scott Peterson, Ph.D., to CSO.
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals appointed Oved Amitay to vp, head of commercial and promoted Akshay Vaishnaw, M.D., Ph.D., to evp and CMO; Jared Gollob, M.D., to vp, clinical research; and Lubomir (Lubo) Nechev, Ph.D., to vp, process sciences...Carolyn Beaver is now vp and CAO of Sequenom...EvaluatePharma named Debbie Paul CEO, Americas...Anavex appointed Robert Chisholm as CFO...Accelr8 Technology hired Lawrence Mehren as president, CEO, and a member of the board of directors.
MethylGene elected Rodney Lappe, Ph.D., to its board of directors...Antares Pharma appointed Jonathan S. Jaffe, M.D., as vp, clinical development...Gen9 appointed Kevin Munnelly as president and CEO...Cleave Biosciences appointed David Wustrow, Ph.D., as vp, chemistry...Ricerca Biosciences appointed G. Lynn Miesel, Ph.D., as technical director...Cubist Pharmaceuticals named Robert J. Perez president and COO, Michael Tomsicek svp and deputy CFO, and Thomas Rollins svp, program and portfolio management.
Send your People Announcements to firstname.lastname@example.org.