This story has been updated to include comments from advisory firm Glass Lewis.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Investment firm Lone Star Value Management has issued an open letter to all Enzo Biochem shareholders, urging them to vote for two Lone Star nominees to Enzo's board of directors.

In the letter published Tuesday, Lone Star said it has "serious concerns" with Enzo's "poor performance and disregard for shareholder rights."

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