"We are delighted that George has joined our Board of Directors. He has sat on the board of a number of public pharmaceutical companies and was at Hoffmann-La Roche for 28 years as a Vice President in licensing and IP. I believe his experience and expertise will be invaluable to BioSpecifics as XIAFLEX advances toward approval in several new clinical indications," reflected Thomas Wegman, President of BioSpecifics.
Mr. Gould has served on the Board of Directors of Tapestry Pharmaceuticals, Supratek Pharma, AngioGenex and Protein Design Labs. Prior to his current work, he was Senior Vice President at Pharmagenics for 1 year and before that, he was Vice President of Licensing and Corporate Development and Chief Patent Counsel at Hoffmann-La Roche for 28 years. He was also a Senior Patent Attorney at Esso Research & Engineering Co. for 6 years and was an organic chemist at Merck. He holds a JD from Columbia University School of Law and a LLM from New York University School of Law. He received a BA in Organic Chemistry from The Johns Hopkins University.
About BioSpecifics Technologies Corp.
BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. is a biopharmaceutical company that has developed injectable collagenase for twelve clinical indications. Its partner Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. markets XIAFLEX® in the U.S. for the treatment of Dupuytren's contracture in adults with palpable cord in the palm and is also developing XIAFLEX for the treatment of Peyronie's disease, which is currently in Phase 3 pivotal clinical trials, as well as for Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis) and cellulite. Pfizer, Inc. is responsible for marketing XIAPEX® for Dupuytren's
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