Navigation Links
GENova names Aaron Whiteman as CEO
Date:8/18/2009

NEW YORK, NY, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - (OTCBB: GVBP.OB) - GENova Biotherapeutics, Inc., ("GENova"), a biotechnology company that identifies, acquires, and develops novel drug targets that disrupt the advance of life-threatening diseases, today named Aaron Whiteman as its Chief Executive Officer.

Mr. Whiteman, is a graduate of Oxford University and London School of Economics. He will provide GENova with his unique blend of exceptional sales, marketing, business and networking skills, combined with solid business management experience and the vision to marry novel products with new market opportunities. Mr. Whiteman has extensive experience in team building and negotiation. He has previously worked with companies such as Pfizer (NYSE: PFE), Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN), Myriad Genetics (Nasdaq: MYGN), Medarex (Nasdaq: MEDX), and Biogen Idec (Nasdaq: BIIB).

Mr. Whiteman said, "I am excited to provide the executive leadership to take GENova to its next stage of growth in this crucial phase of commercializing GENova's technology in the marketplace."

About GENova Biotherapeutics Inc.

GENova is positioning itself as the world's leading bioscience company in the development and commercial licensure of novel therapeutic proteins that disrupt the advance of life-threatening cancers and infectious disease. The company leverages cutting-edge research collaborations to achieve breakthroughs in anti-cancer treatments, and then licenses these patented drug product candidates to Big Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology companies.At present, GENova is rapidly building its portfolio of proprietary biotechnology. GENova's target market - cancer treatments - is the largest disease market, exploding at a 20% growth rate each year. GENova's treatment niche is based on recent discoveries that indicate that most tumors are derived from a single cancer-initiating cell population which has stem cell properties (a cancer stem cell). GENova has chosen to concentrate on identification of certain cell-specific characteristics, making it possible to identify precursor cells of tumors, and then conduct a more extensive 'fingerprinting' profile that will enable the development of cell-specific anti-cancer treatments. This will result in a 'tailor made' cancer treatment strategy that is superior to existing therapies in its ability to eradicate malignant cells whilst leaving healthy tissue intact.

Forward Looking Statements

This document includes certain statements that may be deemed to be "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, are expected by the Company to be forward-looking statements. Although GENova believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, such statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include but are not limited to the success of the owned intellectual property, the strength of the patents, continued availability of capital and financing, and general economic market or business conditions.


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

Related medicine news :

1. ResMed Names Kieran Gallahue as Chief Executive Officer, Effective January 1, 2008.
2. Mediware Names Thomas K. Mann Chief Executive Officer
3. Cleveland-based Health Care Tech Company Within3 Names New CEO
4. STERIS Corporation Board of Directors Names Walter M. Rosebrough Jr. President and Chief Executive Officer
5. Patient Safety Authority Board of Directors Names Infection Advisory Panel
6. Hooper Holmes Names Chris Behling President of Health & Wellness Division
7. MDMA Names New Director of Federal Affairs
8. Milestone Scientific Names Robert Presutti New Vice President of Sales and Marketing
9. Acuo Technologies(R) Names Mike Dolan Vice President of Sales
10. MAKO Surgical Corp. Names Frederic H. Moll, M.D. to Board of Directors
11. Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Names Susan Bertonaschi Program Officer, Better Beginnings
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... May 26, 2017 , ... A new analysis of community health data reveals ... located in the Midwest. With the average cost of healthcare rising and the U.S. ... both the quality and affordability of where they live. An annual 2017 report looked ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... , ... Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer at The House of Yahweh in ... Peace Agreements being discussed by President Donald Trump and the rest of the world. ... speed up peace talks in the continuous battle between Israel and Palestine. The world’s ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... ... Cross”: the personal journey of Bob Massey and his faith in the Lord. “THE ... Massey. Bob Massey is small in stature but big in character. As Johnny ... others is apparent in all of his life decisions. , “I’m in the eightieth ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... N.J. (PRWEB) , ... May 24, 2017 , ... ... Clara Maass Medical Center CEO Mary Ellen, hospital employees, and town officials to ... Belleville. , The facility was developed by Rendina as part of its ongoing ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... NY (PRWEB) , ... May 24, 2017 , ... ... of dental implants in Bayside, NY, who have now spent 10 years as ... the New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry. Through the program, private practitioners ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/10/2017)... GLEN BURNIE, Md. , May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... and retention solutions for the clinical research industry, is ... website, www.CSSiEnroll.com . The new website features both ... better overall user experience and enhances the company,s already ... in the industry. "After many months ...
(Date:5/9/2017)...  Semler Scientific, Inc. (OTCQB: SMLR), an emerging ... the clinical effectiveness and efficiency of healthcare providers, ... ended March 31, 2017. "We ... identify when preventive care options are appropriate, which ... attacks or strokes occur," said Doug Murphy-Chutorian ...
(Date:5/6/2017)...  May is Stroke Awareness Month and Omron Healthcare ... methods to prevent a stroke: monitor and manage your ... and Prevention, undetected and uncontrolled hypertension is a leading ... leader in personal heart health technology, recently evolved its ... and stroke and is advancing a national public education ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: