Navigation Links
Danong Chen appointed CEO of Theranostics Health
Date:4/16/2008

ROCKVILLE, Md., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Managers of Theranostics Health, LLC, is pleased to announce that Dr. Danong Chen has been elected as the new President and CEO of Theranostics Health. Dr. Chen was previously the President and CEO of Tanox Inc., a publicly held biopharmaceutical company which was acquired by Genentech in 2007. Previously Dr. Chen was Vice-President of Strategy and Corporate Development at Tanox, responsible for guiding company strategy, evaluating new product opportunities and overseeing corporate development. Prior to her tenure at Tanox she served as a manager in the health care practice section at Arthur D. Little. Dr. Chen also holds a Ph.D. from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas as well as an MBA from Arthur D. Little School of Management in Boston, Massachusetts.

"I am very excited to join such a devoted, innovative and accomplished team and feel privileged to be given the opportunity by the Board to lead Theranostics Health, a company at the forefront of shaping a new paradigm of healthcare and disease management," Dr Chen noted. "We strongly believe that Danong's impressive scientific and business credentials combined with her proven management and leadership skills will enable Theranostics Health to achieve its true potential in the years ahead," said Dr. James Cooper, the Chairman of the Board.

About Theranostics Health

Theranostics Health is a privately held company founded in 2006. Its core technology is the breakthrough Reverse Phase Protein Microarray (RPMA) combined with Laser Capture Microdissection (LCM). The technology measures the activity of a large number of biomarkers, enabling pharmaceutical companies to accurately profile their drug candidates to facilitate efficient and effective drug development. More importantly, it enables physicians to tailor optimized therapies to their patients based on the biomarker profile of each individual patient, providing safer and more effective therapies. The technology, invented by the company's co-founders Drs. Emanuel Petricoin and Lance Liotta, was first published by them in 2001, has been featured in over 50 peer-reviewed publications and 20 scientific presentations within the past 2 years, and was successfully used in NCI-sponsored clinical trials. Currently, Theranostics Health is working with 5 of the top 10 global pharmaceutical companies in their drug R&D efforts. The company closed its seed financing of $5 million in 2007 and generated revenue in its first year of operations. For more information please email info@theranosticshealth.com or visit http://www.theranosticshealth.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Theranostics Health, LLC
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. eBioscience Corporation Announced Today That James Glynn Has Been Appointed to Its Board of Directors, Effective April 15, 2008
2. W. Thomas Hodgson appointed to board of Helix BioPharma Corp.
3. Mercury Therapeutics, Inc: Marquant Appointed to Advise on Strategic and Partnering Opportunities
4. Mr. Richard Decker Appointed Technical Director of Edgewood Chemical Biological Center
5. Chris Tihansky Appointed President of In Vivo Cellular Imaging Leader Cellvizio Inc.
6. Newly Appointed Dilon Technologies President & CEO Robert G. Moussa Sees BSGI as ... Major Weapon in the Battle Against Cancer
7. Dennis L. Smith Appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Solstice Neurosciences, Inc.
8. Dr. Joseph L. Corriveau Appointed Director of Research and Technology
9. Lucid Expands Support Internationally: Dr. Colin Stahel appointed Director for Asia Pacific Region
10. David Mott Appointed Non Executive Director at Shire
11. Dr. David Sidransky Appointed Chairman of Champions Biotechnology, Inc.
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/11/2017)... ... October 11, 2017 , ... ... its endogenous context, enabling overexpression experiments and avoiding the use of exogenous expression ... guides is transformative for performing systematic gain-of-function studies. , This complement to ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... ... 11, 2017 , ... ComplianceOnline’s Medical Device Summit is back for its 4th ... in San Francisco, CA. The Summit brings together current and former FDA office bearers, ... and government officials from around the world to address key issues in device compliance, ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... , Oct. 11, 2017  VMS BioMarketing, a leading provider ... nationwide oncology Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE) network, which will launch ... for communication among health care professionals to enhance the patient ... office staff, and other health care professionals to help women ... cancer. ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... ... October 11, 2017 , ... Disappearing forests and increased emissions are the ... million people each year. Especially those living in larger cities are affected by air ... one of the most pollution-affected countries globally - decided to take action. , “I ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/11/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition ... their offering. ... tracking market to grow at a CAGR of 30.37% during the ... 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with ... its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes ...
(Date:4/5/2017)... 5, 2017 Today HYPR Corp. , ... server component of the HYPR platform is officially ... end-to-end security architecture that empowers biometric authentication across Fortune ... already secured over 15 million users across the financial ... connected home product suites and physical access represent a ...
(Date:3/30/2017)... , March 30, 2017 The research ... system for three-dimensional (3D) fingerprint identification by adopting ground breaking 3D ... a new realm of speed and accuracy for use in identification, ... an affordable cost. ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):