People in the News: Wayne Cowens, Charudutt Shah | GenomeWeb

Wayne Cowens, NanoString Technologies' chief medical officer, has passed away at the age of 67, the company announced last week.

Prior to joining NanoString in 2011, Cowens held senior positions at Genomic Health, Chiron, and Ribozyme Pharmaceuticals, the company said.

While NanoString searches for a new chief medical officer, the firm has put together a team to handle medical affairs, as well as to support regulatory and product development efforts.

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