Trovagene has appointed Carl Feldbaum to its board. He will chair the company's corporate governance and nominating committee. From 1993 to 2005, Feldbaum was president of the Biotechnology Industry Organization, and he currently is on the boards of Actelion Pharmaceuticals and Exelixis. He also serves as director of BIO Ventures for Global Health, and The Life Sciences Foundation. He previously served as chief of staff to Sen. Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania.