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Division of Illumina Inc.

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Gene Logic appoints Norrie Russell as president

Gene Logic, part of the Indian genomics services company, Ocimum Biosolutions, has appointed Dr Norrie Russell as president. Dr Russell, who comes with more than 30 years of experience in drug discovery, has previously held leadership positions with NovaRx, Invitrogen, Aviva Biosciences and Lynx Therapeutics. He has also worked for AstraZeneca, where he was global head, biological science and technology.

Dr Norrie Russell joins NovaRx

The US biopharmaceutical company NovaRx has named Dr Norrie Russell president and chief operating officer. He has more than 25 years' experience in drug discovery, having previously served as president and CEO of the biotech company Kalos Therapeutics. Dr Russell has also worked at AstraZeneca, Invitrogen, Aviva Biosciences and Lynx Therapeutics.


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Instrumental Improvement: Solexa Merges With Lynx

Reverse merging into Lynx gives high-throughput sequencing play Solexa the instrument development capabilities, Nasdaq listing and US presence it lacked. What's more, combining Solexa's sequencing technology with the commercial infrastructure at Lynx was enough to secure top-notch management and cash to see the company through to its first product offering, expected as early as late 2005.
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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Biotechnology
    • Drug Discovery Tools
      • Bioinformatics
      • Genomics-Proteomics
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Research, Analytical Equipment & Supplies
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Non-Specific
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Illumina Inc.
  • Senior Management
  • Mary Schramke, PhD, Acting CEO
    Richard C Woychik, PhD, CSO
    Thomas J Vasicek, PhD, VP, Bus. Dev.
  • Contact Info
  • Lynx Therapeutics Inc.
    Phone: (510) 670-9300
    25861 Industrial Blvd.
    Hayward, CA 94545