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Paired Ends: Matt Huentelman, Glen Weiss

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Matt Huentelman and Glen Weiss are among the 40 business leaders under 40 years of age named by the Phoenix Business Journal to its 13th annual Class of 40 Under 40.

Huentelman is an associate professor at the Translational Genomics Research Institute's neurogenomics division and co-director of TGen's Center for Rare Childhood Disorders.

Weiss is a clinical associate professor in TGen's cancer and cell biology division, co-unit head of TGen's lung cancer research laboratory, and the director of clinical research at the Cancer Treatment Centers of America. In addition, CTCA at Western Regional Medical Center has named him to head the new clinical research program in Goodyear, Ariz.

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