NEW YORK, Jan 19 - Ten days ago, Jack Ball, Amersham Pharmacia Biotech's North America president, left his job to take charge of Orchid Biosciences’ life sciences division. GenomeWeb spoke to Ball, 53, Friday about his decision to lead the division as well as Orchid’s position in the competitive SNP analysis market.

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