Vernon Loucks Jr., Tom Metcalfe, Lee Babiss, Leo Mullin, Joseph Nevins, Donald Hawthorne, Gregory Phelps, Robert Middlebrook | GenomeWeb

Vernon Loucks Jr., an Affymetrix board member, has joined the board of directors of Pain Therapeutics of South San Francisco. The retired chairman of Baxter International, Loucks is also a director of the Anheuser-Busch, Edwards Lifesciences, Emerson Electric, GeneSoft, and Segway. He holds an undergraduate degree from Yale University, a master’s degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration, and is a veteran of the US Marine Corps.

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