NEW YORK, June 7 - BioWisdom of Cambridge, UK, said Thursday it had hired Julie Barnes as director of life sciences, effective June 25.

Barnes, who previously worked as the head of neuropharmacology research and development department at GlaxoSmithKline, will be responsible for leading the team that positions information in the company’s Discovery Portfolio system.

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