NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - Arthur Holden plans to leave his post as vice president of corporate and market development at Illumina in mid-October, the company said this week in a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
Holden is director of the Serious Adverse Events Consortium, a pharma-backed initiative announced this week that aims to find genetic causes for severe adverse events that hamper drug development.
 

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