Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

MDxHealth Global Commercial Team for SelectMDx

MDxHealth has appointed Brett Swansiger as senior vice president of senior development, George Skinner as senior director European commercial operations, Harry Rentrop as sales director of Benelux, and Maurizio Ballerini as sales director of company operation in Italy. The four will make up the company's new global commercial team:

  • Swansiger joins MDxHealth from Agendia where he served as vice president of managed care and Asia market access. Previously, he held positions at Prometheus Laboratories and Bristol-Myers Squibb.

  • Skinner comes to MDxHealth after spending the majority of his career at Gen-Probe (Hologic).

  • Rentrop joins MDxHealth after holding a position at Noviogendix. He has previously held various senior sales positions at Roussel Laboratoria, Lederle, Yamanouchi, and Astellas Pharma.

  • Ballerini's last position was with Gen-Probe (Hologic). He has also held sales and marketing positions at Abbott Laboratories and Randox Labs.

The Scan

Push Toward Approval

The Wall Street Journal reports the US Food and Drug Administration is under pressure to grant full approval to SARS-CoV-2 vaccines.

Deer Exposure

About 40 percent of deer in a handful of US states carry antibodies to SARS-CoV-2, according to Nature News.

Millions But Not Enough

NPR reports the US is set to send 110 million SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses abroad, but that billions are needed.

PNAS Papers on CRISPR-Edited Cancer Models, Multiple Sclerosis Neuroinflammation, Parasitic Wasps

In PNAS this week: gene-editing approach for developing cancer models, role of extracellular proteins in multiple sclerosis, and more.