NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - PerkinElmer this week said that company President and Chief Operating Officer Robert Friel will take over the chief executive efficer post from Gregory Summe on Feb. 1. In accordance with the company’s planned strategy for succession of responsibility, Summe will continue to hold his post as executive chairman of the board through April 2009.
 

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