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New ApoCom President Moved Up From Board

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OAK RIDGE, Tenn.--ApoCom, a bioinformatics software company here, has announced that Robin Zimmer has been named the company's new president. Zimmer was formerly on ApoCom's board. The company sells a commercial version of the GRAIL gene characterization software developed by the US Department of Energy.

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