The Gentris Integrated BioRepository Solutions business unit provides biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies with an innovative, comprehensive system to manage study-site logistics, conduct genomic assessments, and store patient biospecimens. The Gentris Integrated BioRepository Solutions program is centralized and seamlessly connects sponsors with their global medical sites and central labs.
In his role as Chief Scientific Advisor, Dr. McLeod will provide scientific oversight for all Gentris programs while collaborating with Chief Scientific Officer Dr. Scott Clark and Vice President of Scientific Operations Suzanne Phillips to develop new research and education projects in individualized medicine that have a positive impact on global health. The first project underway is an oncology-focused, genome-wide association study (GWAS) to evaluate potential biomarkers.
Additional analyses will include multidimensional assessment of the cancer genome. Working together with other leaders in industry, academia, government, and nonprofit organizations, the Gentris Team will also be identifying new ways to evaluate genomic biomarkers and patient responses to toxicity and efficacy, which encompass a wide variety of disease areas, drug targets, mechanisms of action, and point-of-care settings.
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