MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALXA) announced today that Peter D. Noymer, PhD has been promoted to Vice President, Product Research & Development. In this new position, he will have oversight responsibilities for device engineering, product development and pharmaceutical development for Alexza's technology programs.
Dr. Noymer joined Alexza in 2006 and was most recently Senior Director, Product Research & Development. From 1999 to 2006, Dr. Noymer held various management positions at Aradigm Corporation, developing drug delivery combination products for both inhalation and injection. Prior to joining Aradigm, he held an appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor at
"We are very pleased to announce Peter's promotion and welcome him to our management team," said James V. Cassella, PhD, Senior Vice President, Research & Development. "Peter and the Product R&D team have made significant contributions to Alexza's technology base and product pipeline, and we look forward to leveraging his leadership and experience in product development as Alexza moves rapidly toward commercialization of its products."
About Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Alexza Pharmaceuticals is an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel, proprietary products for the treatment of acute and intermittent conditions. The Company's technology, the Staccato(R) system, vaporizes unformulated drug to form a condensation aer
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