NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Rodney Markin has joined Trovagene's board of directors, and Chris McGuigan has resigned from the company's board to focus on other opportunities, Trovagene said this week.

Markin is chairman of Transgenomic, chief technology officer and associate vice chancellor for business development at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, and a professor of pathology and microbiology and surgery at the university.

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