Navigation Links
Jack Davis, Diagnostics Industry Executive, Joins the HistoRx Board of Directors
Date:12/15/2010

BRANFORD, Conn., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- HistoRx announces that Jack Davis has accepted its invitation to join the Board of Directors.  As the former President and CEO of both a diagnostic product company and a laboratory testing company, he is an acknowledged diagnostic industry expert.

Mr. Davis was Co-founder, President, CEO and eventually Chairman of the Board at Dianon Systems, a leading provider of specialized clinical laboratory and anatomic pathology testing services and disease management systems focusing on cancer, pre-natal genetics and cytogenetics.  Dianon Systems was sold to LabCorp in 2002.  In addition, he served as President and CEO of Calypte Biomedical, a biodiagnostics company that developed the first urine-based HIV test, where he shepherded the company through its IPO.  Previously, he was Division Vice President and worldwide General Manager of Abbott Laboratories Diagnostics Products business unit.

HistoRx CEO Rana K. Gupta approached Mr. Davis with the opportunity, commenting, "Now that HistoRx has proven our license model for diagnostics commercialization, it's crucial to expand our expertise in both the laboratory services business and the diagnostic product arena since these are the avenues of distribution we will continue to pursue.  Jack's experience with running Abbott's worldwide Diagnostics Products business and with building a national anatomic pathology services business at Dianon make him a valuable addition to the HistoRx Board."

"I'm delighted to join the board of directors of HistoRx, a company that, working with the Pathology community at large, is committed to improving the objectivity, reproducibility and quantitation of anatomic pathology," Davis stated. "Testing services based on AQUA technology are improving the quality of care in cancer diagnostics."

About HistoRx (www.historx.com)

HistoRx, Inc. is a leading developer of tissue-based theranostic solutions to advance individualized patient care.  The Company's products and services are based on proprietary AQUA® technology for tissue biomarker analysis.  AQUA® software is the only platform capable of precisely measuring protein biomarker concentration with sub-cellular resolution in tissue sections, enabling fully objective, standardized, reproducible, and automated analysis to guide targeted drug development and therapeutic decision making.  HistoRx currently helps biopharmaceutical companies advance their product pipelines by generating valuable new insights into the safety and effectiveness of targeted therapeutics in development for cancer and other diseases, and is developing clinical assays based on these insights.  For more information please visit www.historx.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE HistoRx, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Ridge Diagnostics, Inc. Presents Clinical Data on Blood Test for Depression at U.S. Psychiatric and Mental Health Congress
2. The Future of Molecular Diagnostics: Innovative Technologies Driving Market Opportunities in Personalized Medicine
3. bioMerieux and Biocartis Sign Strategic Partnership in Molecular Diagnostics
4. Quest Diagnostics Increases Share Repurchase Authority By $250 Million
5. Signal Genetics Announces Partnership with Array BioPharma to Advance a Multiple Myeloma Program Backed by Companion Diagnostics
6. Reportlinker Adds China In Vitro Diagnostics Market Outlook to 2016
7. Reportlinker Adds Molecular Diagnostics Market: DNA Probes and Biochips -- New Product Development Opportunities and Business Expansion Strategies for Instrument and Reagent Suppliers
8. QIAGEN and Roche Settle Dispute Over Distribution Agreement for TheraScreen Companion Diagnostics
9. Abviva Announces Further Patent Issuance for Technology Used in Breast Cancer Diagnostics and Therapeutics
10. BIO 2010: German Molecular Diagnostics Segment Posting Double-Digit Growth
11. Life Sciences Company Sword Diagnostics Moves Operations to Chicago
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/27/2016)... City, Missouri (PRWEB) , ... May 27, 2016 , ... ... Development Manager, Turf and Ornamental Products. , In his 15-year career with PBI-Gordon, Dave ... Herbicide Product Manager, where he was integral in the development and launch of many ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... NEW YORK , May 27, 2016 ... state, but investors playing in this space know that volatility ... this morning,s featured companies on ActiveWallSt.com: Synta Pharmaceuticals Corp. (NASDAQ: ... CTIC ), Lpath Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTN ), and ... now and gain access to the technical alerts for these ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... , May 26, 2016 Q BioMed ... it will be a featured presenter at the 5th Annual ... New York City at the Grand Hyatt ... , Q BioMed Inc. CEO, is scheduled to begin at ... the company,s business strategy, recent developments and outline milestones for ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... 26, 2016 , ... Kinder Scientific (KinderScientific.com), a leading animal ... the Company for the future. Kinder Scientific announces restructured ownership and additional ... appointed Chairman of the Board, Curtis D. Kinghorn has been appointed CEO/President and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/28/2016)... First quarter 2016:   , Revenues amounted ... quarter of 2015 The gross margin was 49% (27) ... the operating margin was 40% (-13) Earnings per share ... operations was SEK 249.9 M (21.2) , Outlook   ... M. The operating margin for 2016 is estimated to ...
(Date:4/26/2016)... , April 27, 2016 ... the  "Global Multi-modal Biometrics Market 2016-2020"  report to ... ) , The analysts forecast the ... CAGR of 15.49% during the period 2016-2020.  ... number of sectors such as the healthcare, BFSI, ...
(Date:4/15/2016)... 15, 2016  A new partnership announced today ... underwriting decisions in a fraction of the time ... and high-value life insurance policies to consumers without ... With Force Diagnostics, rapid testing (A1C, Cotinine and ... (blood pressure, weight, pulse, BMI, and activity data) ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):