Navigation Links
Fujirebio Diagnostics Appoints Grady Barnes as Chief Scientific Officer
Date:3/23/2009

MALVERN, Pa., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Fujirebio Diagnostics, Inc., the premier cancer diagnostics company and the industry leader in cancer biomarker assays, today announced the appointment of Grady Barnes, Ph.D. as Chief Scientific Officer. Dr. Barnes comes to Fujirebio Diagnostics with 25 years of diagnostics experience. He has held various positions at Abbott and Meridian Bioscience, most recently as Vice President of Research & Development at Meridian Bioscience.

As Chief Scientific Officer, Dr. Barnes will be responsible for all scientific affairs including research and development, product development, process engineering and clinical and regulatory affairs. He will also assist in the selection of new product candidates and licensing opportunities for Fujirebio Diagnostics products.

"Dr. Barnes' extensive experience in diagnostics will be vital to sustaining Fujirebio Diagnostics' growth," says Paul Touhey, President and CEO of Fujirebio Diagnostics. "His expertise will support the growth and acceptance of biomarker assays in ovarian cancer, such as HE4, and help Fujirebio Diagnostics identify additional promising biomarkers in oncology."

Barnes received a Bachelor of Arts degree in natural sciences from Johns Hopkins University, and his Ph.D. in biochemistry from Florida State University. He has directed the commercialization of over 50 products, including diagnostic assay kits, hardware and software.

About Fujirebio Diagnostics, Inc.

Fujirebio Diagnostics is the premier cancer diagnostics company and the industry leader in cancer biomarker assays. Fujirebio Diagnostics specializes in the clinical development, manufacturing and commercialization of in-vitro diagnostic products for the management of human disease states, with an emphasis in oncology. Fujirebio Diagnostics is one of the group companies of Miraca Holdings, Inc., in Japan, set up in July 2005 to combine Fujirebio Inc., the leading in-vitro diagnostics company, and SRL, Inc., the top provider of clinical laboratory testing services in Japan. Fujirebio Diagnostics has a worldwide distribution network which enables physicians and patients to access its diagnostic products. For more information about Fujirebio Diagnostics, please call

610-240-3800 or visit www.fdi.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE JFK Communications, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Fujirebio Diagnostics and Roche Diagnostics Sign Agreement for New Ovarian Cancer Test
2. Fujirebio Diagnostics and Abbott Agree To Develop New Ovarian Cancer Test for Abbotts Architect(R) Analyzers
3. Quest Diagnostics to Speak at the Bear Stearns Healthcare Conference
4. Pathway Diagnostics Announces Commercial Availability of SensiTrop(TM) HIV Co-receptor Tropism Assay
5. Hypertension Diagnostics Announces Fiscal Year 2007 Results
6. Foundation Venture Capital Group, LLC Invests in Start Up Committed to Breast Cancer Diagnostics
7. Meretek Diagnostics and Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. Announce Completion of Merger
8. Siemens Medical Solutions Diagnostics Announces the Release of the Rapidlab 1200 Series Version 2.0 Software
9. Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust and Flinn Foundation launch molecular diagnostics initiative
10. HealthShares(TM) Announces Changes to the HealthShares(TM) Diagnostics and Composite Indexes
11. Optherion Licenses Worldwide Rights to Develop Age-Related Macular Degeneration Diagnostics Based on Chromosome 10 Genetic Variations
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... February 24, 2017 , ... With ProGlass Prism users ... X . Users have total control over position, rotation, distortion, edge softness, edge blur, ... Final Cut Pro X. , With ProGlass Prism users are given the tools ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... February 24, 2017 , ... Indiana Fiber Network (IFN) President and CEO ... year. Dyer started as the Chairman of the Management Committee when IFN was ... corporation including the recruitment of investor/owners and development of the business plan. He ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... February 24, 2017 , ... Castle Farms, ... their Military Wedding Giveaway, with the winning couple announced on Feb. 14, 2017, ... generously donated from local vendors: A Matter of Taste, Ryan Rousseau Enterprises, A ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... February 23, 2017 , ... The ... funding innovative lymphoma research and serving the lymphoma community through a comprehensive series ... La Gorce Country Club in Miami Beach to host its Swirl: Miami Wine ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... February 23, 2017 , ... Hamlin Dental Group and Dr. Hamid Reza, ... a raffle. Throughout the month of February, patients who visit Hamlin Dental Group will ... a dinner for two at the Cheesecake Factory. , Tickets are available for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/24/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of the ... to 2025" report to their offering. ... The Global Wireless Health Market is ... next decade to reach approximately $330.5 billion by 2025. ... the given segments on global as well as regional levels presented ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... 2017 Research and Markets has announced the addition ... Forecast to 2025" report to their offering. ... The Global Empty Capsules Market is poised to ... reach approximately $2.9 billion by 2025. This industry report ... global as well as regional levels presented in the research scope. The ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... 2017 Research and Markets has announced the addition ... report to their offering. ... The latest research Dry eye Drugs Price Analysis and Strategies - ... market. The research answers the following questions: ... clinical attributes? How are they positioned in the Global Dry eye market? ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: