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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - CombiMatrix has named Karine Hovanes to serve as lab director for its CombiMatrix Molecular Diagnostics subsidiary. Hovanes formerly was at Laboratory Corporation of America, and is a diplomat of the American Board of Medical Genetics in Clinical Molecular Genetics and Clinical Cytogenetics.

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