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People In The News

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Gen-Probe this week said that board chairman Hank Nordhoff plans to retire at the end of the year. The company said that current President and CEO Carl Hull will replace Nordhoff as board chairman. Nordhoff held the offices of president and CEO from 1994 to 2009, and he will continue to serve the firm as a consultant until the end of 2012.

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