Things fall apart at InforMax, or so it seems. CEO Alex Titomirov announced that he’ll step down but will remain chairman. James Bernstein, COO and president, is also leaving at the end of the year. Heidrick & Struggles has been retained to find a new CEO.
NCBI co-founder Mark Boguski was elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences. Previously the VP of genomics at Rosetta Inpharmatics, Boguski remains a consultant to the company.