Navigation Links
BioCryst Strengthens Its Expertise in Clinical Development By Adding Thomas J. Simon, M.D. as Interim Chief Medical Officer To Meet Growing Product Development and Commercial Opportunities
Date:1/10/2008

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Jan. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: BCRX) today announced Thomas J. Simon, M.D. has joined BioCryst as a consultant and interim Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Simon brings more than 20 years of expertise in global pharmaceutical development to his position at BioCryst.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20030414/BIOCRYSTLOGO )

"We are very pleased to have Tom join BioCryst at this important time," said Jon P. Stonehouse, President and Chief Executive Officer of BioCryst. "Tom brings a sound knowledge of systematic, worldwide product development from his tenure at Merck & Co. where he was responsible for moving several key products from the clinical development-stage through to marketing approval. As our programs continue to move forward Tom's expertise in product development will be of immeasurable value."

The Company has undertaken a search to find a permanent successor to Dr. Simon.

Most recently, Dr. Simon held the position of Vice President, Clinical and Quantitative Sciences Administration at Merck & Co. with responsibility as Acting Head of Oncology Clinical Research. During his tenure with Merck & Co, Dr. Simon held various senior clinical positions including responsibility for resource allocation and shared services in Clinical and Quantitative Sciences and Vice President, Gastroenterology Clinical Research. Prior to joining Merck & Co., Dr. Simon held senior clinical positions at William H. Rorer, Inc. of Ft. Washington, Pennsylvania and also at Miles Pharmaceuticals of West Haven, Connecticut.

Dr. Simon received his B.S. and M.S. from Stanford Univers
'/>"/>

SOURCE BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. BioCryst to Present at the BioCentury NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference
2. BioCryst Reports Preliminary Results From a Phase II Clinical Trial of Peramivir in Subjects With Acute Influenza
3. BioCryst to Present at UBS 2007 Global Life Sciences Conference
4. Medpace Strengthens Presence in Central Europe
5. Parexel Consulting Strengthens Good Manufacturing Practice Capabilities in Europe
6. Neptune strengthens scientific operations with the appointment of a new Scientific Advisory Board
7. DuPont Joint Venture with Chinese Biotech Firm Strengthens Gene Discovery Research Efforts
8. PAREXEL Appoints Charles A. Stevens as Vice President/General Manager of Health Policy and Strategic Reimbursement and Strengthens Capabilities
9. Anavex strengthens Board of Directors
10. Dendreon Announces Publication of Phase 1 Study Highlighting Immunologic and Clinical Activity of Lapuleucel-T (Neuvenge(R)) in Advanced Breast Cancer Patients
11. EpiCept Reports Expansion of Clinical Development For Licensed Cancer Compound
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/22/2014)... SHENZHEN , Kina, 22. juli 2014 ... Tech), et datterselskab af BGI, verdens største genomics-organisation, ... whole exome-sekvenseringstjeneste baseret på Complete Genomics brancheførende platform. ... branchen for at levere patenterede sekvenseringsteknologier med 99,999 ... varianter, blev købt af BGI i 2013. Mere ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... Urdorf, Switzerland (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 ... TDLs are becoming an increasingly common sight. The ... means they are now well- established as a ... and low maintenance has made them the gas ... installation locations and conditions encountered in some processes ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Holomic ... with the debut of its fluorescent immunoassay reader, ... Chemistry (AACC) meeting in Chicago, July 28-31, 2014. ... top versions, the HRDR-300 is a highly sensitive, ... to analyze fluorescent lateral flow immunoassays with high ...
(Date:7/21/2014)... 21, 2014 Lawrence Livermore ... Board (WIB) and Las Positas College (LPC) recently ... education and hands-on training for veterans, officials recently ... at Las Positas is designed to help ... engineering technician careers, and establishes a pipeline of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:BGI Tech lancerer Human Whole Exome-sekvenseringstjeneste på Complete Genomics avancerede platform 2METTLER TOLEDO Shows How Tunable Diode Lasers (TDLs) Can Be Installed Where No TDLs Have Gone Before 2Holomic to Debut HRDR-300 Fluorescent Immunoassay Reader at the AACC 2014 2Engineering Program Established for Veterans 2Engineering Program Established for Veterans 3
... Analysts are ... only 308 job cuts announced in the pharmaceutical industry in March, 27,000 new health care ... be correct. , ... -- If the absence of bad news can be considered good news, then it is good ...
... Encyclopedia ... Amazon.com , ... (PRWEB) April 15, 2010 -- The preponderance of autism research shows no correlation between vaccines ... encyK Resource for Parents & Professionals . By retracting the article that first reported the ...
... , ... by Behavioral HealthCare Program to streamline data reporting and ad hoc analysis , ... (PRWEB) April 13, 2010 ... utilizes a complex relational database for storing its data. The program manages behavioral ...
Cached Biology Technology:The MedZilla Report for April 2010 - Pharma Layoffs Drop Below 400 in March; Health Care Adds Another 27,000 Jobs 2The MedZilla Report for April 2010 - Pharma Layoffs Drop Below 400 in March; Health Care Adds Another 27,000 Jobs 3Research in Autism Encyclopedia Shows No Link to Children With Autism, Supports Lancet Retraction 2Maine Medical Center Chooses Business Intelligence Solution from Rapid Insight Inc. 2
(Date:7/22/2014)... a cost-effectiveness analysis of commercial diet programs and pills, ... the best value for the money. The Jenny Craig ... the most expensive option tested, according to researchers at ... The findings, published in the June issue of the ... health and weight-loss benefits per dollar spent as insurance ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... MSN, APRN, PMHCNS-BC, CNE, Assistant Professor of Clinical ... School of Nursing, contributed samples used in a ... with schizophrenia and also suggesting a possible link ... Biological insights from 108 schizophrenia-associated genetic loci, was ... , available at http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nature13595.html., ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... 22, 2014 NXT-ID, Inc., (NXTD: OTCQB) a biometric ... announces its next generation smart wallet, Wocket™, will be featured ... show that airs on the History Channel, FYI ... regularly features top technology products and services. The ... History Channel (6:00-6:30am ET/PT) and the FYI Network ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Study compares cost-effectiveness of weight-loss programs and drugs 2Study compares cost-effectiveness of weight-loss programs and drugs 3LSUHSC contributes to work identifying new DNA regions associated with schizophrenia 2NXT-ID's Next Generation Wocket Smart Wallet to be Featured on NewsWatch, Airing on History Channel, FYI Network and ION Network 2NXT-ID's Next Generation Wocket Smart Wallet to be Featured on NewsWatch, Airing on History Channel, FYI Network and ION Network 3
... Indiana University study found that strengthening inspiratory muscles by ... the amount of oxygen these same breathing muscles required ... muscles. Louise Turner, a researcher in the Department ... an endurance activity, such as running, swimming or cycling ...
... to all living things can make hibernating marmots hungry ... obesity and eating disorders, according to a new study ... appears in the current issue of the Journal ... at http://jeb.biologists.org/cgi/reprint/213/12/2031 . Professor Greg Florant discovered ...
... dish coating could overcome a major challenge to the ... of Michigan researchers. Under today,s regulations, current stem ... the cells have been grown on animal-based substances that ... components create issues with the FDA (the U.S. Food ...
Cached Biology News:Inspiratory muscle training and endurance sport performance 2Marmots can teach us about obesity 2New culture dish could advance human embryonic stem cell research 2
CleanCut agarose is used to prepare genomic DNA plugs for use in pulsed field gel electrophoresis (PFGE) applications. Supplied as a 12 ml solution of 2% agarose....
... 96 PW is an intelligent full microplate washer ... wells simultaneously. This instrument gives you the best ... washing efficiency , Performance ,Separate ... excellent wash efficiency. A dispense precision of better ...
... for cell culture scale-up, these culture chambers ... - 10 9 range and are ... spinner flasks. • High mechanical • strength ... prior to shipping • Certified nonpyrogenic and ...
... in immunostaining ,This solution has effect on ... get clearer signal than the one obtained ... amount of secondary antibody used and exposure ... can have images with high S/N ratio ...
Biology Products: