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Patrick Roche has joined HTG Molecular Diagnostics as its new senior vice president for IVD assay development, HTG said last week.

Roche comes to HTG from Ventana Medical Systems, where he was VP of translational diagnostics and led companion diagnostics development efforts with pharmaceutical partners. Before Ventana, Roche was director of the immunohistochemistry clinical lab at the Mayo Clinic.


Molecular diagnostics firm CombiMatrix has hired Trilochan Sahoo as its new director of cytogenetics.

Sahoo will report to Chief Medical Officer Wes Tyson. Before joining CombiMatrix, Sahoo was senior director of clinical cytogenetics at Quest Diagnostics' Nichols Institute.

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