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Movers & Shakers: Aug 20, 2009

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Denator this week appointed David Zeeberg as its head of product development and production.

Zeeberg joins Denator after 13 years at Semcon Cara where he was development manager and department manager of the Total Design Office focusing on customer projects both in product development and production equipment.

Based in Gothenburg, Sweden, Denator develops products for the stabilization of biological tissues and fluids.

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