NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Greg Lucier, chairman and CEO of Invitrogen, will assume that some role following consummation of the firm’s merger with Applied Biosystems. Mark Stevenson, currently president and COO of ABI, will retain that role in the merged company, which will keep the ABI name. Tony White, chairman, president, and CEO of ABI parent Applera, will serve as a consultant to ABI following the deal.
 

 

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