NEW YORK, Aug. 7 – Microfluidics startup Fluidigm has appointed Douglas Modlin to the position of chief technology officer and vice president of research and development, the company said on Tuesday.  

Modlin previously served as vice president of instrumentation technology research and development at Molecular Devices Corporation. He has also worked in various capacities at LJL BioSystems, Affymax, and Affymetrix.

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