NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine has named four new directors to its board of directors including Evan Jones, Matthew Rabinowitz, James Bartley, and David Whiteman.

Jones was co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Digene, and he currently is chairman and CEO of OpGen and a board member at Fluidigm, Foundation Medicine, and Veracyte. He also previously was chairman of Signature Genomic Laboratories before it was sold to PerkinElmer.

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