Navigation Links
Robert Farrell Joins Bionovo's Board of Directors
Date:1/5/2012

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bionovo Inc. (NASDAQ: BNVI) announced today the appointment of Robert E. Farrell, J.D., to the Company's Board of Directors.  Mr. Farrell will also serve as an independent director and member of the Company's Audit and Compensation committees. Mr. Farrell has more than 20 years of financial management experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111110/SF04662LOGO)

"We are very excited to add Mr. Farrell to our Board of Directors," stated Isaac Cohen, O.M.D., Bionovo's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "Bob has extensive experience with public markets, financial regulatory issues and with the structuring of corporate partnerships in the pharmaceutical and life science industries.  We believe Mr. Farrell's background in these areas will prove valuable to Bionovo's current efforts, and we are quite excited to have access to his expertise."

From 1996-2009, Mr. Farrell held the positions of Executive Vice President and CFO of Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and was appointed President and CEO of Titan in December 2008, a position that he held through 2009.  Prior to Titan Pharmaceuticals, from 1991-1996, Mr. Farrell served as Corporate Group Vice President and CFO of Fresenius USA, a pharmaceutical manufacturing and medical device company focused on the treatment of end-stage renal disease.

Mr. Farrell holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame and received his J.D. degree from the University of California.

"I believe that Menerba, and Bionovo's pipeline of other drugs and innovative technologies, will provide safer treatments for unmet needs in the areas of women's health and cancer. I look forward to working with the Company as it advances its drug development programs," said Mr. Farrell.

About Bionovo

Bionovo is a pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of safe and effective treatments for women's health and cancer, markets with significant unmet needs and billions in potential annual revenue. The company applies its expertise in the biology of menopause and cancer to design new drugs derived from botanical sources which have novel mechanisms of action. Based on the results of early and mid-stage clinical trials, Bionovo believes they have discovered new classes of drug candidates within their rich pipeline with the potential to be leaders in their markets. Bionovo is headquartered in Emeryville, California and is traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol, "BNVI". For more information about Bionovo and its programs, visit http://www.bionovo.com.

Forward Looking Statements

This release contains certain forward-looking statements relating to the business of Bionovo, Inc. that can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "believes," "expects," or similar expressions. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, including uncertainties relating to product development, efficacy and safety, regulatory actions or delays, the ability to obtain or maintain patent or other proprietary intellectual property protection, market acceptance, physician acceptance, third party reimbursement, future capital requirements, competition in general and other factors that may cause actual results to be materially different from those described herein as anticipated, believed, estimated or expected. Certain of these risks and uncertainties are or will be described in greater detail in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which are available at http://www.sec.gov. Bionovo, Inc. is under no obligation (and expressly disclaims any such obligation) to update or alter its forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Bionovo, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Human Genome Sciences Invites Investors to Listen to Webcast of Presentation at Robert W. Baird Conference
2. Robert L. Brent, MD, PhD, Honored with 2008 Alfred I. duPont Award for Excellence in Childrens Health Care
3. Horizon Therapeutics Names Robert J. De Vaere Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
4. Robert Cantu Appointed Vice President of Pierpoint International
5. Dynamic Signs Asset Acquisition Deal With Cannex and Brings Onboard Leading Medical Cannabis Research Scientist Dr. Robert Melamede, Former Chairman of the Biology Department, University of Colorado
6. Danaher to Present at Robert W. Baird Industrial Conference
7. Quanterix Corporation Announces the Addition of Dr. Robert Corn to its Scientific Advisory Board
8. CorNova(R) Expands Management Team with Appointment of Robert Gallahue as Chief Financial Officer
9. Axial Biotech Appoints Dr. Roberto Macina to Vice President of Research and Development
10. Venter Institute Launches the J. Robert Beyster and Life Technologies 2009-2010 Research Voyage of the Sorcerer II Expedition
11. Healthplace America Engages Robert A. Yungk to Provide Services as Chief Strategy Officer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/2/2016)... NEW YORK , May 2, 2016 ... company announces that its technology partner Mannin Research Inc. ... and Ophthalmology (ARVO), which takes place from May 1-5, ... Research executives will be meeting with its vendors and ... further explore business development goals and other collaborative opportunities ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 30, 2016 , ... The MIT bioLogic design ... the bioLogic team explored how bacterial properties can be applied to fabric and formed ... bacteria, which move in response to humidity change. The team harvested Natto cells and ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... April 29, 2016 , ... ... the necessary fundamentals to transform technology into a viable company, CereScan’s CEO, John ... Mr. Kelley, a recognized leader and mentor in the Denver area business ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... 2016 The report "Cryocooler Market ... Service (Technical Support, Product Repairs & Refurbishment, Preventive Maintenance, ... to 2022", published by MarketsandMarkets, the global market is ... at a CAGR of 7.29% between 2016 and 2022. ... 94 Figures spread through 159 Pages and in-depth TOC ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:3/15/2016)... 15, 2016 Yissum Research Development Company ... company of the Hebrew University, announced today the formation ... technology of various human biological indicators. Neteera Technologies has ... from private investors. ... detection of electromagnetic emissions from sweat ducts, enables reliable ...
(Date:3/14/2016)... March 14, 2016 http://www.apimages.com ... --> - Renvoi : image disponible via ... --> --> DERMALOG, le ... de nouveaux lecteurs d,empreintes digitales pour l,enregistrement des ... sera utilisé pour produire des cartes d,identité aux ...
(Date:3/11/2016)... India , March 11, 2016 ... a new market research report "Image Recognition Market by ... Application (Marketing and Advertising), by Deployment Type (On-Premises and ... Forecast To 2022", published by MarketsandMarkets, the global market ... 2015 to USD 29.98 Billion by 2020, at a ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):