Lars Kongsbak, President and CEO says: "Cynthia and Erik bring broad management and operational experience in the life science and diagnostic marketplace to Exiqon. We are excited to have Cynthia and Erik join our team and strengthen our focus on the US market."
Exiqon's corporate mission is to combine leading-edge scientific expertise in gene expression with our proprietary LNA(TM) technology. Exiqon's products, services and scientific staff enable life science researchers to make groundbreaking discoveries. Moreover, Exiqon is addressing the unmet need for a new approach to the diagnosis of cancer. Exiqon's products are based on patented technology (LNA(TM) or Locked Nucleic Acids) that facilitates very precise and sensitive analysis of nucleic acids. Exiqon aims to expand the existing product offering for research use as well as to develop new proprietary molecular diagnostic products. Exiqon, through a number of recent initiatives, has positioned itself as a significant player in applying miRNA as the key biomarker in cancer diagnostics. Exiqon has facilities in Denmark, Boston (MA) and Tustin (CA).
Forward-looking statements: This announcement contains forward-looking statements regarding Exiqon's potential future development and financial performance and other statements which are not historical facts. Such statements are made on the basis of assumptions and expectations which, to the best of Exiqon's knowledge, are reasonable and well-founded at this time, but which may prove to be erroneous. Exiqon's operations are characterized by the fact that its actual results may deviate significantly from that described herein as anticipated, believed, estimated or expected.
This announcement is not an offer of securities for sale in Exiqon. The
shares in Exiqon have not been registered under the U.S. Securities Act of
1933, as amended (the "Securities Act") or any
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