Navigation Links
MacroGenics Appoints Jon Wigginton, M.D., as Senior Vice President, Clinical Development
Date:8/12/2013

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MacroGenics, Inc. today announced that it has appointed Jon Wigginton, M.D., as Senior Vice President, Clinical Development. Dr. Wigginton most recently held dual leadership roles at Bristol-Myers Squibb in clinical development and discovery research of its oncology programs.

"We are thrilled to welcome Jon to our team. He has demonstrated significant expertise in clinical development of oncology candidates throughout his years as both a clinical investigator and drug developer," said Scott Koenig, M.D., Ph.D., President and CEO of MacroGenics. "In particular, his leadership in the innovative design of clinical studies for rapidly advancing the field of immune checkpoint therapeutics will prove valuable in maximizing the potential of our oncology portfolio."

"Dr. Wigginton is replacing our esteemed colleague, Anastasia Daifotis, M.D., who will continue on as a consultant through the end of 2013," added Dr. Koenig. "We thank Dr. Daifotis for her valuable contributions to MacroGenics, especially for her leadership in the clinical development of teplizumab for patients with type 1 diabetes. We wish her well in her future endeavors."

Dr. Wigginton was previously the Therapeutic Area Head, Immuno-Oncology, Early Clinical Research and Executive Director, Discovery Medicine-Clinical Oncology at Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS), where he led the early clinical development of the BMS Immuno-Oncology portfolio including anti-PD-1 and anti-PD-L1. Prior to joining BMS, Dr. Wigginton was the Director of Clinical Oncology at Merck Research Laboratories, where he led early- and late-stage clinical development teams for small molecules and biologics. During his academic career, he held several positions at the National Cancer Institute Center for Cancer Research (NCI-CCR), including Head of Investigati
'/>"/>

SOURCE MacroGenics, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. ImaginAb and MacroGenics Collaborate to Develop In Vivo Imaging Agents for Autoimmune Diseases, Cancer
2. Winner Medicals Special Committee Appoints Independent Financial Advisor and Retains Legal Counsel
3. Pro-Dex, Inc. Appoints Michael J. Berthelot Chief Executive Officer
4. Nephros Appoints John C. Houghton as President and Chief Executive Officer
5. Elsevier Appoints New President of Elsevier CPM Resource Center
6. GenWay Biotech Appoints New Vice President of Custom/OEM
7. Angeion Appoints Matthew S. Margolies as Executive Vice President - Global Sales
8. Althea Technologies Appoints Dr. Kristin DeFife, Director, Biologics Manufacturing And Jack Wright, VP, Sales and Marketing
9. Oxford BioTherapeutics Appoints Senior Industry Leader to Head its New Clinical Development Operations in Basel, Switzerland
10. Hill-Rom Appoints Alton Shader President of Hill-Rom North America
11. Synthetic Biologics Appoints Carol Reed, M.D., as Senior Vice President of Clinical & Regulatory Affairs
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/19/2014)... 2014  Lpath, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTN ... announced today that it has entered into definitive ... stock and 3,605,042 unregistered warrants in a registered ... registered share of common stock and one unregistered ... stock will be $3.475.  The warrants have an ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... 2014 Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. today ... its lead candidate ITCA 650 (continuous subcutaneous delivery of ... HbA1c levels at the 50 th Annual Meeting ... (EASD). Data from the open-label, phase 3 FREEDOM-HBL (high ... in patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes. The ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... DUBLIN , September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qqjrnh/global_molecular ) has announced ... Cytogenetics Market 2014-2018" report to their ... ,Molecular Cytogenetics involves the study of chromosomes ... and functions of genes and chromosomes. It ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Lpath, Inc. Announces $12.5 Million Registered Direct Offering 2Lpath, Inc. Announces $12.5 Million Registered Direct Offering 3Intarcia Announces Presentation of Phase 3 Data at EASD Showing ITCA 650 Markedly Reduces Blood Sugar In Patients With Poorly Controlled Type 2 Diabetes 2Intarcia Announces Presentation of Phase 3 Data at EASD Showing ITCA 650 Markedly Reduces Blood Sugar In Patients With Poorly Controlled Type 2 Diabetes 3Intarcia Announces Presentation of Phase 3 Data at EASD Showing ITCA 650 Markedly Reduces Blood Sugar In Patients With Poorly Controlled Type 2 Diabetes 4Global Molecular Cytogenetics Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Abbott, Affymetrix, Agilent Technologies, F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Illumina and PerkinElmer 2Global Molecular Cytogenetics Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Abbott, Affymetrix, Agilent Technologies, F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Illumina and PerkinElmer 3
(Date:9/19/2014)... NY (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 The ... the five years to 2014. Industry operators were able ... during the period, as well as establish distribution contracts ... due in large part to its novelty; energy drinks ... in that time, industry operators have been able to ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... 2013 NEXT Award-winning technology consultancy ... for the 2014 NEXT Awards in the Technology ... has been selected as the sole female finalist ... Chamber of Commerce and the Nashville Entrepreneur Center ... accomplishments of companies and individual entrepreneurs in five ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... San Jose, California (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 ... – Buoyed by technological advancements, surgical techniques, and ... become the preferred treatment for several chronic diseases ... liver. Advancements in organ and tissue transplantation have ... patients. Organ transplant today represents a ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... researchers at the University of Utah School of Medicine ... of mitochondria in debilitating and fatal motor neuron diseases ... such illnesses. , Researchers led ... when healthy, functioning mitochondria was prevented from moving along ... neurons mice developed symptoms of neurodegenerative diseases. In ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... grow well in infertile land, and bear many beans ... is because most legumes have a symbiotic relationship with ... air and then supply the host plant with ammonia ... organs called nodules in their roots. However, if too ... the growth of the plants, because the energy cost ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Relaxation Drink Production in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 2Health News:Relaxation Drink Production in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 3Health News:Virsys12 and Founder Tammy Hawes Each Named 2014 NEXT Awards Finalists 2Health News:Virsys12 and Founder Tammy Hawes Each Named 2014 NEXT Awards Finalists 3Health News:Growing Number of Terminally Ill Patients Drive the Global Organ and Tissue Transplantation Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 2Health News:Growing Number of Terminally Ill Patients Drive the Global Organ and Tissue Transplantation Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 3Health News:Growing Number of Terminally Ill Patients Drive the Global Organ and Tissue Transplantation Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 4Health News:Mouse model sheds light on role of mitochondria in neurodegenerative diseases 2Health News:Mouse model sheds light on role of mitochondria in neurodegenerative diseases 3Health News:Long-distance communication from leaves to roots 2
... June 29 Medicsight PLC, a subsidiary of MGT Capital ... industry leader in the development of Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) and ... of disease, is pleased to announce the launch of its ... benefits of Medicsight,s ColonCAD software truly accessible to all radiologists ...
... , LONDON, June 29 The Healthcare Group at ... Quarterly Analyst Briefing Presentation on the European Hospital Information Systems ... at 2 p.m. GMT. , , (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO ... some kind of information system in place, only a few ...
... Clarient, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... services resource for pathologists, oncologists and the pharmaceutical industry, today announced ... Index when Russell Investments reconstitutes its comprehensive set of U.S. and ... of additions posted June 12 on www.russell.com . ...
... ... your pet healthy and happy and is more likely to avoid serious and costly health problems ... ... health care can prevent expensive vet bills in the future, pet owners are reminded, as everyone continues ...
... Florida,s First Certified Urgent ... County Florida has become the first in the State to receive formal recognition as a Certified ... ... Care Medical Centers of Palm Beach County Florida has become the first in the State to ...
... ... to access critical health data stored in electronic health records (EHRs). The company has just ... , ... 29, 2009 -- Orion Health , a market leader in providing clinical workflow and ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Medicsight Launches ColonCAD(TM) Online CTC Platform 2Health News:Medicsight Launches ColonCAD(TM) Online CTC Platform 3Health News:Hospital Information Systems (HIS) Markets in Europe: Frost & Sullivan Reveals the Cost, Crunch and the Care Value 2Health News:Clarient Set to Join Russell 3000 Index 2Health News:Clarient Set to Join Russell 3000 Index 3Health News:Clarient Set to Join Russell 3000 Index 4Health News:Proactive Pet Care Essential in Low Cash Times, Says NOAH 2Health News:Proactive Pet Care Essential in Low Cash Times, Says NOAH 3Health News:MD Now Urgent Care Centers: First in Florida to Receive UCAOA Certification in Urgent Care 2Health News:MD Now Urgent Care Centers: First in Florida to Receive UCAOA Certification in Urgent Care 3Health News:Expanding into New Markets with Customer-Focused Solutions, Orion Health Sees Strong Growth 2Health News:Expanding into New Markets with Customer-Focused Solutions, Orion Health Sees Strong Growth 3
... The Driver Stent design, ... surpasses the limitations of stainless ... makes possible thinner struts, for ... support. The Driver Coronary Stent ...
The complete performance package. Precision handling. Stable platform for device delivery. Enhanced backup support. Unique braid technology. Improved curve retention. Smooth PTFE liner....
The soft tip sheath design for smooth delivery and retrieval of Constellation advanced mapping basket catheters....
Fast-Cath, Maximum, Maximum Xtra, and Maximum ACT introducers represent the largest line of standard and specialty hemostasis introducers in the world....
Medicine Products: