NEW YORK, Nov 2 – InforMax said Thursday it has appointed Leroy Hood chairman of its scientific advisory board.

" Lee's track record in biotechnology, and his many scientific and technological accomplishments, are well-known," Alex Titomirov, president and CEO of InforMax, said in a statement.

" We are very pleased that he has agreed to chair the InforMax Scientific Advisory Board and look forward to benefiting from his insights and experience in the years ahead,” Titomirov added.

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