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:1/14/2014)... DC (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Carahsoft ... for Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 2pm EST (11am ... Knowledge.” The topic focuses on how technology can turn ... critical decisions for government agencies. The online webinar will ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... January 14, 2014 EquitiesIQ, a leading ... (OTCQB: ALQA). Alliqua is an emerging biomedical company acquiring, ... wound care market. , Free report download: http://equitiesiq.com/reports/alliqua/ ... a seasoned management team and Board, which launched the ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... 14, 2014 In recent years, growing ... methods in product development and promotion has led to ... mistrust, fueled by concerns about the insidious impact of ... of spectacular fines to the world’s biggest pharmas for ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... UK (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 Bob ... with more than 20 years in the industry, has ... photonics . Hainsey will serve as the society’s Science ... Dr. Hainsey join SPIE as our Technology Strategist, further ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Webcast - Natural Language Processing: Converting Raw Data into Actionable Knowledge – Hosted by Carahsoft and CDS Federal Services 2EquitiesIQ Initiates Coverage of Alliqua, Inc. 2EquitiesIQ Initiates Coverage of Alliqua, Inc. 3The Sunshine Act: Necessary Regulation or Unnecessary Dysregulation? New Life Science Webinar Hosted by Xtalks and IRB Services 2The Sunshine Act: Necessary Regulation or Unnecessary Dysregulation? New Life Science Webinar Hosted by Xtalks and IRB Services 3Photonics R&D Leader Bob Hainsey Joins SPIE Technical Staff 2
... , , Catalog Number, Pack ... 100 g, , , , , , ... German , version - 42 K , ... Material Safety , Data Sheets, , MSDS , ...
... , , , , , , , ... , 1691104, Set, ... Package , Inserts/Product Instructions , , English , ... - 24 K , , US Material Safety , Data Sheets , ...
... , Here are some troubleshooting hints that we have gathered , regarding misincorporation or low fidelity of PCR ... , , , , ... , , <a , ... , , , ...
Cached Biology Technology:Trouble-shooting: Misincorporation or low fidelity 2Trouble-shooting: Misincorporation or low fidelity 3
(Date:4/17/2014)... trials to treat tuberculosis could be the basis for ... bacteria, fungal infections and parasites, yet evade resistance, according ... collaborators. , Led by U. of I. chemistry professor ... drug SQ109 attacks the tuberculosis bacterium, how the drug ... to malaria and how targeting multiple pathways reduces ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... 17, 2014The development of stem cell therapies to cure ... characterize stem cell populations based on cell surface markers. ... new marker that is highly expressed in a type ... which they describe in an article in BioResearch ... Liebert, Inc., publishers. The article is available free on ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... Marc Andr Gauthier and Professor Luca Razzari of ... been awarded large grants from the John R. ... Innovation (CFI) for the acquisition of state-of-the-art biotech ... added matching grants from the Ministre de l,Enseignement ... de la Technologie (MESRST). These new laboratories will ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Multitarget TB drug could treat other diseases, evade resistance 2New state-of-the-art biotech and nanotech equipment for INRS 2
... the body, a virus such as HIV invades body cells ... Once inside the cell, the invading microbe's genetic material takes ... more copies of the virus, which then spill out to ... that once a virus begins fusing with a cell's membrane, ...
... in prospect with a clinical drug trial to begin in ... would open the way to relief in the 10% of ... over 500,000,000 people. , The Walter and Eliza Hall ... Guinea Institute of Medical Research (PNGIMR) and the University of ...
... Medical Center (SFVAMC) and the University of California, San ... bronchitis, which is thought to lead to obliterative bronchitis ... transplanted lungs. , The researchers hope their results will ... standard test for chronic lung rejection, as well as ...
Cached Biology News:Several minute intermediate stage in virus-cell fusion discovered; opportunity for drug development 2Several minute intermediate stage in virus-cell fusion discovered; opportunity for drug development 3Old drug, new tricks: Prospects for slashing the impact of malaria 2Researchers identify genes associated with lung transplant rejection 2
... Immulon 2HB ELISA strips, high binding ... affinity for hydrophilic proteins and complexes. ... for reagent injection while providing the ... Each strip accomodates 12 wells., ...
...
Ethylene glycol-bis(2-aminoethyl ether)-N,N,N',N'-tetraacetic acid, Molecular Biology Grade...
... efficiencies and the chemistry of light production ... benefit that they require simple triggering conditions ... This benefit has been exploited to great ... compounds can also be easily modified to ...
Biology Products: