Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

Lion Bioscience Expands Board, Adds Sales Staff

Premium

HEIDELBERG, Germany--Bioinformatics company Lion Bioscience announced the appointment of two senior managers in sales and marketing and the appointment of Klaus Sprockamp to its executive board. Sprockamp, who has 15 years' experience in industry and as an international management consultant for the automotive, chemical, and machinery industries, will oversee finance, administration, and internal organization at Lion. In management, Lion announced that Linda Kirsch joined the company as vice-president of sales and business development, life sciences informatics, and that Christian Marcazzo is the firm's SRS product manager. Kirsch has more than 20 years' experience selling scientific software and instrumentation. Marcazzo is trained in molecular biology and bioinformatics. Both are former employees of Molecular Applications Group.

Filed under

The Scan

New Study Highlights Role of Genetics in ADHD

Researchers report in Nature Genetics on differences in genetic architecture between ADHD affecting children versus ADHD that persists into adulthood or is diagnosed in adults.

Study Highlights Pitfall of Large Gene Panels in Clinical Genomic Analysis

An analysis in Genetics in Medicine finds that as gene panels get larger, there is an increased chance of uncovering benign candidate variants.

Single-Cell Atlas of Drosophila Embryogenesis

A new paper in Science presents a single-cell atlas of fruit fly embryonic development over time.

Phage Cocktail Holds Promise for IBD

Researchers uncovered a combination phage therapy that targets Klebsiella pneumonia strains among individuals experiencing inflammatory bowel disease flare ups, as they report in Cell.