Navigation Links
Takeda San Francisco, Inc. Appoints Gregory Landes, Ph.D. Vice President of Antibody Research
Date:9/8/2008

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeda San Francisco Inc. announced today that Gregory Landes, Ph.D., has joined the company as vice president of antibody research. Dr. Landes will be responsible for directing the discovery and preclinical development of therapeutic antibodies at Takeda's antibody IND engine and center of excellence for biologics.

"Greg brings over 25 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical industry and is a great addition to the Takeda San Francisco management team," said Mary Haak-Frendscho, Ph.D. president and chief scientific officer, Takeda San Francisco. "Greg's extensive experience covers key aspects of antibody drug discovery and development. He will play an important role as we expand Takeda's biologics R&D capabilities in order to realize our goals of advancing superior therapeutics to contribute to the health of individuals."

Dr. Landes previously has held executive positions with major biopharmaceutical companies, including Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Abgenix, Inc. and Genzyme Corp, where he led antibody drug discovery, antibody development and functional genomics. He has authored more than 49 peer-reviewed publications and is co-inventor on 12 issued plus additional pending patents. He holds a BA in Chemistry and PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Kansas and was a post-doctoral scholar at UCLA.

About Takeda San Francisco

Takeda San Francisco was established in November 2007 and supports Takeda's therapeutic antibody research aiming to build antibody technology platforms based on technologies such as discovery and development of antibodies, enhancement of antibody activity and antibody-manufacturing in close collaboration with Takeda's other R&D organizations. Additional information about Takeda San Francisco is available at http://www.takedasf.com.

About Takeda

Founded in 1781 and located in Osaka, Japan, Takeda (TSE: 4502) is a research-based global company with its main focus on pharmaceuticals. As the largest pharmaceutical company in Japan and one of the global leaders of the industry, Takeda is committed to striving toward better health for individuals and progress in medicine by developing superior pharmaceutical products. Additional information about Takeda is available through its corporate website, http://www.takeda.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Takeda San Francisco Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Dr. Keith Wilson Named President and Chief Scientific Officer of Takeda San Diego
2. Affymax(R) and Takeda Recognized for Innovative Global Agreement to Develop and Commercialize Hematide(TM) for Anemia
3. PPD Confirms Takedas NDA Filing of Alogliptin with U.S. Food and Drug Administration
4. Takeda to Acquire Millennium for US$25.00 Per Share in an All Cash Tender Offer Valued at $8.8 Billion
5. Takeda Successfully Completes Tender Offer for Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Announces Subsequent Offering Period
6. Takeda Pharmaceuticals Establishes $3 Million Endowment with AGA Foundation
7. Takedas Antibody Therapeutics Research Company, Takeda San Francisco, Inc. Appoints Mary Haak-Frendscho, Ph.D. as President and CSO
8. BioVex Appoints Dr. Thaddeus Pullano as VP, Quality Assurance
9. Codexis Appoints Singapore Laboratories Managing Director
10. Emisphere Technologies, Inc. Appoints Paul Lubetkin as Vice President and General Counsel
11. Nektar Therapeutics Appoints Tim Harkness as Chief Financial Officer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Germany and ... QGEN ; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) today ... Targeted RNA Panels for gene expression profiling, expanding QIAGEN,s ... (NGS). The panels enable researchers to select from over ... changes and discover interactions between genes, cellular phenotypes and ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... 11, 2016  Dovetail Genomics™ LLC today announced that ... for a planned metagenomic genome assembly service. Richard ... genome assembly method in a talk on Friday, February ... Technology conference in Orlando, Fla. ... datasets is difficult. Using its proprietary Chicago ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... of its new stem cell treatment clinic in Quito, Ecuador. The new facility ... and trauma applications to patients from around the world. , The new ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... , Feb.10, 2016 ASAE is introducing ... Association Management Companies (AMC) the option of joining or ... annual fee determined by staff size, every employee in ... join ASAE and reap all available member benefits.   ... "Our new organizational membership options will allow organizations of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:2/1/2016)... 2016  Today, the first day of American Heart ... develop a first of its kind workplace health solution ... In the first application of Watson ... ), and Welltok will create a new offering that ... analytics, delivered on Welltok,s health optimization platform. The effort ...
(Date:1/25/2016)... Software, the world-leading supplier of image data management solutions ... data management solution OMERO Plus for the newly established ... Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160125/325328LOGO ... analysis measures the characteristics and behavior of cells, tissues ... as health and disease, the presence or absence of ...
(Date:1/20/2016)... --  MedNet Solutions , an innovative SaaS-based eClinical technology ... is pleased to announce the attainment of record-setting corporate ... of the company,s laser focus on (and growing international ... comprehensive, easy-to-use and highly affordable cloud-based technology platform. ... growth achievements in 2015 include: , Record ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):