Joe DeRisi has received the 2009 American Society for Microbiology Eli Lilly and Company Research Award.
DeRisi, a professor in the department of biochemistry and biophysics at the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, was honored for his work in advancing the basic technology and informatics for DNA microarrays and using these tools to investigate basic biological regulatory mechanisms. Currently, he works on the application of advanced genomic technologies to the study of human infectious diseases. DeRisi holds a PhD from Stanford University.
Anagnostics Bioanalysis has hired Markus Jaquemar to its marketing and sales team. Jaquemar previously worked in global marketing in the life science portfolio at Agilent Technologies and he has spent nearly two decades working in the life sciences in Austria, Germany, and Switzerland.