Navigation Links
Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics to Appoint George Morstyn to Supervisory Board
Date:4/2/2008

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, April 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics (Euronext: AMT), a leader in the field of human gene therapy, today announced that AMT's Supervisory Board has decided to propose Dr. George Morstyn to be appointed to the Supervisory Board at its Annual General Meeting of shareholders on April 16, 2008. Dr. Morstyn (MB BS PhD FRACP), who retired as Senior Vice President of Development at Amgen, was a member of Amgen's executive committee and responsible for global preclinical and clinical development as well as regulatory affairs.

Dr. Morstyn also played an active role in representing Amgen to the financial community. Five new drugs and many label extensions were approved during his 11 year tenure. Dr. Morstyn graduated from Monash University, completed a Ph.D. with Professor Donald Metcalf at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute and trained in medical oncology at the National Cancer Institute in the US. He was Head of the Clinical Program of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research in Melbourne for eight years. Dr. Morstyn was an early clinical investigator of several biological agents prior to joining Amgen, and performed seminal work on the development of G-CSF, which later became Neupogen, Amgen's second blockbuster drug. Dr. Morstyn is currently a board member of several Australian biotechnology companies.

Further to a plan of rotation, AMT aims to build a fully independent Supervisory Board in the course of 2008. Earlier this year, AMT announced the nominations of Alexander Ribbink, COO of TomTom, and Philippe van Holle, Head of Celgene Europe, to its Supervisory Board.

AMT's AGM is scheduled for April 16, 10:30 a.m., and will take place at the Rosarium, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

About Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics

AMT has a unique gene therapy platform that to date appears to circumvent many if not all of the obstacles that have prevented gene therapy from becoming a ma
'/>"/>

SOURCE Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics B.V
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics to Appoint Alexander Ribbink to Supervisory Board
2. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics Reports Full Year Results 2007
3. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics to Appoint Philippe van Holle (Celgene) to Supervisory Board
4. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics Reports Half Year Results 2007
5. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics to Release H1 2007 Results on August 29, 2007
6. Sigma-Aldrich Partners With Sunset Molecular Discovery to Expand Your Favorite Gene Search Tool
7. Vicus Therapeutics Announces Participation at 15th International Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference
8. Society for Biomolecular Sciences Announces 2008 Conference Speaker Line-up
9. WaferGen to Present at the Cambridge Health Institutes Fifth Annual Molecular Diagnostics Partnerships in Personalized Medicine Conference
10. NIST team proves bridge from conventional to molecular electronics possible
11. AcroMetrix Signs Development and Supply Agreement With Beckman Coulter Inc. for Molecular Quality Control Standards
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/27/2015)... , March 27, 2015   SurePure, Inc ... photopurification, announced today that the Company has completed ... continued trading of SurePure ("SURP") securities on OTCQB, ... for entrepreneurial and development stage companies. ... standards and eligibility requirements designed to improve marketplace ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... 2015  CASI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: CASI ), ... commercialization of innovative therapeutics addressing cancer and other unmet ... focus on China , today reported ... December 31, 2014.  The Company reported ... share, for the three months ended December 31, 2014.  ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... SQI Diagnostics Inc. ("SQI" or the "Company") (TSX-V: SQD; ... including the appointment of auditors, its annual and special ... "Meeting") was adjourned, as previously disclosed on March 25, ... Toronto time). The date of the ... The Meeting will reconvene at the offices of the ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... March 26, 2015 Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: ... the third quarter of fiscal 2015, which ended Feb. ... prior year,s $6,575,000. Earnings per share in the current ... Current year-to-date net income increased 17% over prior year ... or $0.56 per share, for the same period a ...
Breaking Biology Technology:SurePure Completes Verification and Approved for Trading on the OTCQB Marketplace 2CASI Pharmaceuticals Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Financial Results 2CASI Pharmaceuticals Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Financial Results 3CASI Pharmaceuticals Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Financial Results 4CASI Pharmaceuticals Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Financial Results 5CASI Pharmaceuticals Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Financial Results 6SQI Diagnostics Inc. Announces Adjournment of Meeting 2Neogen reports 13% increase in net income 2Neogen reports 13% increase in net income 3Neogen reports 13% increase in net income 4Neogen reports 13% increase in net income 5Neogen reports 13% increase in net income 6Neogen reports 13% increase in net income 7Neogen reports 13% increase in net income 8
... Corporation (NYSE: SHP ) ("ShangPharma" or ... research and development outsourcing company, today announced that ... Commerce as one of the Top Ten Leading ... top ten companies were announced at the Fourth ...
... development of the first self-powered nano-device that can transmit ... ACS,s journal Nano Letters , they say it ... implantable medical sensors, airborne and stationary surveillance cameras and ... independently without batteries on energy collected from the environment. ...
... June 15, 2011 Solid grounding in science is ... of American leaders. From biochemists and pharmacists to physician ... States job market lies in the fields of healthcare ... online survey conducted by Harris Interactive for University ...
Cached Biology Technology:ShangPharma Corporation Named a Top Ten Chinese Outsourcing Enterprise 2Careers in Healthcare and Science? "Not Interested" Say Half of U.S. Teens 2Careers in Healthcare and Science? "Not Interested" Say Half of U.S. Teens 3Careers in Healthcare and Science? "Not Interested" Say Half of U.S. Teens 4
(Date:3/16/2015)... 16, 2015 Between 16 ... present groundbreaking innovations in biometric identification at the ... .      (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150316/735333 ... is well at the forefront: the company,s all ... in Germany . BiometricGate is ...
(Date:3/12/2015)... 12, 2015 Beta Systems ... and access management (IAM) solution for a fixed ... Beta System,s new IAM package, customers benefit from ... from multiple IAM implementations across different industries. The ... well as any necessary services and consulting. It ...
(Date:3/11/2015)... , March 11, 2015   The Sync ... platform to scientifically measure and harness music to ... real-time biometrics and objective measurements of physiology, enabling ... at scale in large populations. It is designed ... and clinicians perform rigorous studies and accelerate the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):DERMALOG Presents its Latest Biometric Innovations at the Hannover CeBIT Exhibition, 16 - 20 March 2015 2DERMALOG Presents its Latest Biometric Innovations at the Hannover CeBIT Exhibition, 16 - 20 March 2015 3Beta Systems Fast Forward IAM Available Now: a Standardized IAM Package at a Fixed Price 2Introducing The Sync Project, a Global Collaboration Harnessing the Scientific Potential of Music for Health 2Introducing The Sync Project, a Global Collaboration Harnessing the Scientific Potential of Music for Health 3
... cracked the problem of pod shatter in brassica crops such ... are prone to shatter, causing a 10-25% loss of seeds ... producing a hormone in a specific region of the fruit, ... plant Arabidopsis , completely sealing the seeds inside," says ...
... Paul Anastas, Yale,s Teresa and H. John Heinz III ... to lead the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,s (EPA,s) Office ... of the Center for Green Chemistry & Green Engineering ... chemical engineering and the School of Forestry & Environmental ...
... alleviate diseases associated with menopause, she didn,t realize her ... hundreds of millions of people. The Northern Arizona ... University of Arizona identified a nontoxic chemical technology that ... feast on crops intended for human consumption. ...
Cached Biology News:Shatter-resistant brassicas 2'Father of green chemistry' Paul Anastas to head EPA research 2NAU discovery could help feed millions 2NAU discovery could help feed millions 3
The AVR9-8 stream-select valve is a 9-port, 8-position valve for use with the BioLogic DuoFlow system. This valve is used for high-pressure stream selection....
... BioGenex Super Sensitive MultiLink IHC ... species-specific secondary antibodies, labeled with ... to the bound primary antibody, ... a Streptavidin-Enzyme conjugate. This kit ...
Sf21 Insect Cells (Live) in Max-XP Medium...
EZ-DeWax is a one-step solution that simultanously removes paraffin from and rehydrates formalin-fixed, paraffin embedded tissue...
Biology Products: