NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute has elected Gregory Lucier to be chairman of its board of directors. Lucier will take over the post from M. Wainwright Fishburn, who will remain a member of the board.

Lucier is CEO and chairman of Life Technologies. He also served on Sanford-Burnham's Board of Trustees from 2005 until 2011.

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