US Genomics has named Salvatore Salamone to its board of directors.
Salamone is chairman and CEO of Saladax Biomedical. He formerly was vice president of R&D at Roche Diagnostics and was senior vice president of R&D at Orasure Technologies.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has named director Jim Manzi as non-executive chairman of its board.
Manzi previously served as the company’s chairman of Thermo Electron from December 2003 until November 2006, when the company merged with Fisher Scientific. He succeeds Paul Meister, who resigned last month.