CollabRx has appointed Paul Billings to its board of directors.
Billings most recently served as chief medical officer at Life Technologies. He is executive chairman of Melanoma Diagnostics, a director of Trovagene, and a co-founder and past medical director of the Cordblood Registry. He was also a senior vice president for corporate development at Laboratory Corporation of America and a co-founder of Omicia.
Ryan Taft has joined Illumina as director of scientific research.