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NCGR Names Harpold As Chief Scientific Officer


SANTA FE, NM--The National Center for Genome Resources appointed Michael Harpold to the position of chief scientific officer, where he will play a critical role enhancing bioinformatics and computational biology initiatives, the center announced. Harpold was a founding member of the scientific staff at SIBIA Neurosciences in La Jolla, Calif., where he served as vice-president of research.

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