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Gene Cartwright

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Gene Cartwright, formerly president of GE Healthcare’s molecular diagnostics business, has been named CEO of Omnyx, a newly formed joint venture between GE Healthcare and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. The new JV will develop and sell advanced digital imaging systems for pathologists.
 
Cartwright joined GE Healthcare in late 2005 from Abbott Laboratories, where he served as vice-president of strategic programs for its molecular diagnostics business.

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