Navigation Links
Immucor Appoints New Board Director
Date:12/16/2009

NORCROSS, Ga., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Immucor, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLUD), a global leader in providing automated instrument-reagent systems to the blood transfusion industry, today announced that Paul D. Mintz, M.D. has been appointed to its board as a new independent director, effective January 1, 2010.

Dr. Mintz has been involved in blood banking and transfusion medicine for more than 30 years. He is a tenured Professor of Pathology and Medicine at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. He also serves as director of the University of Virginia Health System's Clinical Laboratories and Transfusion Medicine Services as well as Chief of the Department of Pathology's Division of Clinical Pathology. Dr. Mintz is also a co-medical director of Virginia Blood Services.

Dr. Mintz has served on numerous national and regional boards and committees throughout his career for such agencies and organizations as the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the National Blood Foundation and the AABB (formerly the American Association of Blood Banks). He is a past president of AABB and served for several years on its FDA Advisory Committee, including as past chair.

"Paul is the chair of Immucor's Scientific Advisory Board, which provides scientific expertise and strategic counsel on a variety of scientific and technical issues," stated Joseph Rosen, Immucor's Chairman of the Board. "Paul's extensive experience in transfusion medicine and familiarity with Immucor make him a valuable addition to Immucor's Board of Directors."

Dr. Mintz was a recipient of a Transfusion Medicine Academic Award from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. He has authored or co-authored more than 100 journal articles in blood banking and transfusion medicine.

Dr. Mintz will stand for regular election to a one-year term at the Company's next annual shareholders' meeting. The addition of Dr. Mintz expands the Company's board size to eight directors.

About Immucor

Founded in 1982, Immucor manufactures and sells a complete line of reagents and systems used by hospitals, reference laboratories and donor centers to detect and identify certain properties of the cell and serum components of blood prior to transfusion. Immucor markets a complete family of automated instrumentation for all of its market segments. For more information on Immucor, please visit our website at www.immucor.com.

SOURCE Immucor, Inc.


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

Related medicine news :

1. Shareholder Class Action Filed Against Immucor, Inc. by the Law Firm of Barroway Topaz Kessler Meltzer & Check, LLP
2. Immucor to Announce Fiscal First Quarter Financial Results on Thursday, October 1, 2009
3. Immucor to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
4. Immucor Announces Fiscal Fourth Quarter Results
5. Immucor Appoints Chief Operating Officer
6. Immucor Submits 10-Day Response to FDA; Establishes Product Surveillance and Improvement Department
7. Immucor to Announce Fiscal Fourth Quarter Financial Results on Thursday, July 23, 2009
8. Immucor Announces Fiscal Year 2010 Guidance
9. Immucor to Announce Fiscal 2010 Guidance on Monday, June 1, 2009
10. Immucor to Present at the Bank of America and Merrill Lynch 2009 Health Care Conference
11. Immucor Receives Subpoena From Department of Justice
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/12/2017)... Del. (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... and advisory services for healthcare compliance program management, will showcase a range of ... National Association for Assisted Living (NCAL) Convention and Expo to be held October ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... IsoComforter, Inc. ( https://isocomforter.com ... introduction of an innovative new design of the shoulder pad. The shoulder pad ... comfort while controlling your pain while using cold therapy. By utilizing ice and water ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... , ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... Hair Restoration, has recently contributed a medical article to the newly revamped ... Dr. Mohebi’s article spotlights the hair transplant procedure known as Follicular Unit ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 12, 2017 , ... Women-owned and Grand Rapids-based workplace wellness ... in Wellness® by Best and Brightest. OnSite Wellness will be honored at the ... 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Henry Autograph Collection Hotel, located at ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Farm Forward ... and other leading institutions in announcing the launch of the Leadership Circle ... way animals are raised for food. , Founding members of the Leadership Circle ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/28/2017)... 2017 Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), will ... and webcast on Friday, November 3, 2017, beginning at ... at approximately 8:30 a.m. (CDT) / 9:30 a.m. (EDT). ... financial performance and guidance for 2018, Hill-Rom executives will ... operational performance, and long-range financial outlook through 2020. ...
(Date:9/27/2017)... Sept. 27, 2017  DarioHealth Corp. (NASDAQ: DRIO), a leading global digital ... its MyDario product is expected to appear on The Dr. Oz Show ... Oz Show airs in your area: http://www.doctoroz.com/page/where-watch-dr-oz-show ... The nine-time Emmy award-winning, The Dr. Oz Show kicked off ... The segment features ...
(Date:9/23/2017)... Sept. 22, 2017 Janssen Biotech, Inc. (Janssen) ... letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ... sirukumab for the treatment of moderately to severely active ... clinical data are needed to further evaluate the safety ... active RA. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: