NEW YORK, Oct. 31 – Three executives at Celera Genomics, including the company’s chief operating officer, have left the company in the past five weeks, GenomeWeb has learned. 

Peter Chambre, former COO, has left the firm for Applera, Celera’s parent company. Heather Kowalski, a Celera spokeswoman, said he will be working with Tony White, Applera’s chairman, president, and CEO. 

A title for the former COO has not yet been determined, according to his secretary, and it was not immediately clear who will replace him at Celera.

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