Navigation Links
American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering Appoints Dr. Gualberto Ruano to College of Fellows
Date:2/12/2009

Dr. Ruano's Pioneering Contributions to Personalized Medicine Cited for Honor

HARTFORD, Conn. and WASHINGTON, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Gualberto Ruano, M.D., Ph.D., was inducted into the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering's (AIMBE) College of Fellows today at a ceremony in Washington, DC at the National Academy of Sciences. Recipients of this honor are chosen for exceptional leadership and achievements in medical and biological engineering. Dr. Ruano is President and Chief Executive Officer of Genomas Inc., Director of Genetics Research at Hartford Hospital, and Adjunct Professor in the medical faculties at George Washington University and at the University of Puerto Rico.

At AIMBE (www.aimbe.org), the College of Fellows leads the way in technological advancement, advocating for public policies facilitating progress in medical and biological research and development to benefit the public. As the array of companies and entire industries based on biotechnology and bioengineering has expanded rapidly, AIMBE Fellows have assumed leading roles in both their R&D and management functions, driving the movement of new medical technologies to patient care. Fellows hold numerous patents that have helped make medical and biological engineering a major economic force in the U.S., generating $200 billion in revenue annually and supporting thousands of high-paying jobs.

"I am very honored by this appointment to the AIMBE College of Fellows. Based on my experience at Genomas and Hartford Hospital, advancing DNA-Guided Medicine to clinical practice requires integration of molecular technologies, medical decision algorithms, and physician user interfaces. Such synthesis indeed is a feat of biomedical engineering," said Dr. Ruano. "I look forward to working with AIMBE and its fellows in this quest to bring personalized medicine to healthcare."

In his 25-year scientific and medical career, Dr. Ruano has developed systems for DNA-guided medicine based on genomics, nanoscience, and clinical informatics. At Genomas, he has pioneered physiotypes based on multi-gene markers and bioclinical algorithms for the prediction of human drug response and DNA-guided medicine in patient care.

ABOUT GENOMAS

Genomas is a biomedical company advancing DNA-guided medicine and personalized healthcare. The company develops revolutionary PhyzioType(TM) Systems for DNA-guided diagnosis and prevention of metabolic disorders induced by drugs used to treat diabetes, and cardiovascular and psychiatric illnesses. PhyzioType Systems are designed to provide physicians with an unprecedented capability to select for each patient the safest drug treatment to enhance compliance. Genomas is located in Hartford, CT on the campus of Hartford Hospital. Please visit www.genomas.net for more information.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Genomas
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. BioIQ Supports American Heart Month to Raise Awareness About Heart Disease, the #1 Killer of Women
2. New General Manager, Transition to New Raleigh Offices Highlight Datatrials Expansion of North American Operations
3. ERYtech Pharma Signs an Agreement With the Penn Jersey Region of American Red Cross
4. American Oriental Bioengineering to Participate in the 2009 UBS Greater China Conference
5. American Oriental Bioengineering Comments on Recent Property Purchase
6. Tips from the journals of the American Society for Microbiology
7. Elsevier Introduces The American Journal of Medicine Blog
8. The American Ceramic Society releases new ACerS-NIST phase equilibria diagrams CD-ROM database
9. Transgenomic Receives Accreditation From College of American Pathologists
10. Proteolix Announces Positive Data From Two Ongoing Phase 2 Clinical Trials of Carfilzomib in Multiple Myeloma at the 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology
11. Multiple Vimpat(R) (lacosamide) Studies Presented at American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... The University of Connecticut, ... funding to three startups through the UConn Innovation Fund. The $1.5 million UConn ... affiliated with UConn. , The UConn Innovation Fund provides investments of up to ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... Ca (PRWEB) , ... April 20, 2017 , ... ... Virtual Event , this new webinar will explore challenging patient cases when screening ... to the hospital, there may be a need for bridging parental anticoagulation especially ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... ... , ... NetDimensions appoints Bill Mastin, a learning technology veteran, as its new ... the learning technologies industry, Mastin joins NetDimensions from the New York office of learning ... LEO, Mastin served as SVP of the North America offices and prior to that, ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... Dutch philosopher Koert van Mensvoort - founder of the Next Nature ... Eindhoven - has written a ,Letter to Humanity, in support of ... becoming a slave and victim to its own technology, but to employ technology ... ... Mensvoort – founder of the Next Nature Network and Fellow of ‘Next Nature’ ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:3/20/2017)... 2017 At this year,s CeBIT Chancellor Dr. ... DERMALOG. The Chancellor came to the DERMALOG stand together with the Japanese ... CeBIT partner country. At the largest German biometrics company the two government ... and iris recognition as well as DERMALOG´s multi-biometrics system.   ... ...
(Date:3/13/2017)... Future of security: Biometric Face Matching software  ... ... enables to match face pictures against each other or against large databases. The ... ... fastest software for biometric Face Matching on the market. The speed is at ...
(Date:3/7/2017)... Brandwatch , the leading social intelligence company, today ... to uncover insights to support its reporting, help direct future ... UK,s leading youth charity will be using Brandwatch Analytics social listening ... better understanding of the topics and issues that are a priority ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):