Navigation Links
CorNova(R) Expands Management Team with Appointment of Robert Gallahue as Chief Financial Officer
Date:2/17/2009

Company Also Names Richard Sahagian as Senior Scientist

BURLINGTON, Mass., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- CorNova(R), Inc. today announced the expansion of its executive team with the appointment of Robert Gallahue as chief financial officer. The company also announced the addition of Richard Sahagian as senior scientist.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070206/CLTU213LOGO )

The appointments reflect the evolution of the company's endovascular product line, which includes the FiberHalo(TM) stent deployment and post-dilatation balloon catheter, the FiberHalo(TM) pre-dilatation balloon catheter and the advanced Valecor Platinum(TM) Coronary Stent System.

"We needed to put in place the financial expertise required to move CorNova(R) closer to becoming an advanced development and commercial organization," said S. Eric Ryan, M.D., CorNova(R)'s chief executive officer. "Bob's depth of financial experience and knowledge of the biomedical industry will be a significant contribution to the growth and maturation of the company."

Gallahue, 48, has more than 20 years of financial management experience with public and private biotechnology and medical technology companies at various stages of clinical and commercial development. He has also successfully participated in a variety of financial transactions, including initial public offerings, mergers, joint ventures, private placements and follow-on offerings at a number of healthcare companies, including Molecular Insight Pharmaceuticals, Keryx Biopharmaceuticals and LeukoSite. He holds an M.S.A. from Bentley College and a B.A. from Middlebury College.

Sahagian, 46, has more than 20 years of experience in medical device development and production. He will be responsible for production of the Valecor Platinum(TM) Coronary Stent (a platinum surface-modified stent), as well as manage the research and development of advanced surface modification technologies. Prior to joining CorNova(R), Sahagian founded the medical device division at Implant Sciences Corp. He earned his B.S. from the University of Lowell.

About CorNova(R)

CorNova(R) is a developer of next-generation endovascular products designed to integrate new technologies into existing products and procedures resulting in better patient outcomes without added procedure time, cost and patient risk. The company's FiberHalo(TM) stent deployment and post-dilatation balloon catheter is designed for stent deployment, lumen area measurement and post-dilatation to be performed with a single catheter. CorNova(R) is also developing a pre-dilatation form of the FiberHalo that can obtain information on arterial plaque composition allowing for better physician decision making and the Valecor Platinum(TM) Coronary Stent, a platinum surface-modified bare-metal stent, that has shown superior performance and anti-restenosis properties compared to current bare-metal stents. For more information, visit www.cornova.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE CorNova, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Global Biopharmaceutical Leader in Peptide Research Expands Commitment in San Diego/U.S. With New R&D Facility and Ready-To-Market Prostate Cancer Treatment Degarelix
2. Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy Expands National Hemophilia & IVIG Program
3. Amgens Breakaway from Cancer Initiative Expands to Help Cancer Patients Access Broad Spectrum of Cancer Resources and Services
4. Yourway Transport Expands Biological Services
5. Abbott Expands Its Growing Medical Device Business With Acquisition of Advanced Medical Optics (AMO)
6. Epeius Biotech Awarded Patents in Europe for Targeted Genetic Anti-Cancer Medicine: Company Expands Impressive Intellectual Property Estate
7. Yourway Transport Expands
8. MDV Expands Team Pursuing Advances in Personalized Medicine
9. Voler Expands Medical Device Design Capabilities
10. deCODE Study Expands Clinical Utility of deCODE AF(TM) for Improving the Diagnosis of Atrial Fibrillation and Preventing Stroke
11. Avid Bioservices Expands Capabilities With Installation of Innovative Thermo Scientific HyClone Single-Use Bioreactor Systems
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Charm Sciences, Inc. is pleased to announce ... Research Institute approval 061601. , “This is another AOAC-RI approval of the Peel ... President of Regulatory and Industrial Affairs. “The Peel Plate methods perform comparably to ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... STACS DNA Inc., the sample ... the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory, has joined STACS DNA as a Field Application Specialist. ... said Jocelyn Tremblay, President and COO of STACS DNA. “In further expanding our capacity ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... NEW YORK , June 23, 2016 ... the trading session at 4,833.32, down 0.22%; the Dow Jones ... the S&P 500 closed at 2,085.45, down 0.17%. Stock-Callers.com has ... INFI ), Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NKTR ... BIND Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: BIND ). Learn more ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... PUNE, India , June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... culture media market research report to its pharmaceuticals ... company profiles, product details and much more. ... market spread across 151 pages, profiling 15 companies ... now available at http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/601420-global-cell-culture-media-industry-2016-market-research-report.html . ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:6/15/2016)... New York , June 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... a new market report titled "Gesture Recognition Market by ... and Forecast, 2016 - 2024". According to the report, ... USD 11.60 billion in 2015 and is estimated ... reach USD 48.56 billion by 2024.  ...
(Date:6/7/2016)... -- Syngrafii Inc. and San Antonio Credit Union (SACU) ... Syngrafii,s patented LongPen™ eSignature "Wet" solution into SACU,s ... in greater convenience for SACU members and operational ... document workflow and compliance requirements. Logo ... Highlights: ...
(Date:6/2/2016)... 2016   The Weather Company , an IBM Business ... industry-first capability in which consumers will be able to interact ... questions via voice or text and receive relevant information about ... Marketers have long sought an advertising solution that can ... personal, relevant and valuable; and can scale across millions of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):