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First Genetic Trust Builds its Board

NEW YORK, Dec. 24 - First Genetic Trust said yesterday that it appointed Ken Thornton to its board of directors.


Thornton recently retired from IBM where, as the general manager for the public sector, he led the company's government, education, healthcare, and pharmaceuticals business operations.


He will assist First Genetic Trust as it ramps up its commercial operations, said the company's CEO Arthur Holden.


Promoted? Changing jobs? GenomeWeb wants to know. E-mail Kathleen McGowan at [email protected] to appear in PEOPLE, a roundup of personnel comings and goings in genomics.

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