NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Illumina said in a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission this week that Paul Grint plans to retire from the firm's board of directors, effective as of the next Illumina stockholder meeting.

Grint has been a director since 2005. He currently is senior VP at Forest Research Institute, and he previously was CMO at Kalypsys. He also has served as an executive at Zephyr Sciences, Pfizer, IDEC Pharmaceuticals, and Schering-Plough.

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