Satellite Banner
Technology
Networks
Scientific Communities
 
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>News>This Article
  News
Return

DCPrime Appoints CEO and CMO and Expands Supervisory Board

Published: Tuesday, October 09, 2012
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012
Bookmark and Share
Company appoints Marcel Zwaal and Dr. Anthony Hall as CEO and CMO respectively.

Cancer vaccine company DCPrime has announced the appointments of Marcel Zwaal as Chief Executive Officer, and of Dr. Anthony Hall as Chief Medical Officer.

Dr. Anthony Hall has 18 years of experience in clinical drug development, in particular in orphan drug indications.

Dr. Ada Kruisbeek, founder of DCPrime and since the start of the company active in a dual role as CEO and Chief Scientific Officer, will continue to build and expand the company’s product platform technology as CSO.

“DCPrime is entering a new stage of its development with an on-going Phase I/IIa trial in Acute Myeloid Leukemia and a Phase II efficacy trial to start in the course of 2013,” said Michel Briejer, Chairman of DCPrime’s Supervisory Board.

Briejer continued, “With Marcel stepping up from Chief Business Officer to the position of CEO, Ada focusing on reinforcing and expanding the platform, and Tony joining to move our clinical programs forward, DCPrime has a formidable team in place to bring the company’s exciting new class of off-the-shelf cancer vaccines to market.”

DCPrime also appointed Bart Klein to its Supervisory Board. Mr. Klein, former Executive Vice President Intellectual Property & Legal Affairs at Crucell, brings 23 years of experience in intellectual property and licensing.

In addition to Mr. Klein, the Supervisory Board consists of Onno van de Stolpe, CEO of Galapagos, Dr. Herbert Heyneker, one of the most distinguished scientist entrepreneurs in the biotech industry, Dr. Leon Hooftman who, following a high-profile career in clinical development, currently is Chief Medical Officer of Synthon, and Dr. Michel Briejer, chairman and partner of Thuja Capital, DCPrime’s cornerstone investor.

“I am delighted to take the helm from Ada, and be given the opportunity to lead the charge to bring DCPrime’s cancer vaccines to patients with real unmet medical needs,” said Marcel Zwaal, CEO.

Zwaal continued, “Supported by our dedicated board members, our management team now has all the capabilities to make a push forward, and capitalize on our first-in-class product platform to develop effective cancer vaccines.”


Further Information

Join For Free

Access to this exclusive content is for Technology Networks Premium members only.

Join Technology Networks Premium for free access to:

  • Exclusive articles
  • Presentations from international conferences
  • Over 4,000+ scientific posters on ePosters
  • More Than 5,300+ scientific videos on LabTube
  • 35 community eNewsletters


Sign In



Forgotten your details? Click Here
If you are not a member you can join here

*Please note: By logging into TechnologyNetworks.com you agree to accept the use of cookies. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

Related Content

European Medicines Agency Approves Orphan Medicinal Product Application of DCPrime's AML Vaccine
DCPrime's AML vaccine has potential to improve the survival of patients with leukemia.
Thursday, February 02, 2012
Scientific News
Big Genetics in BC: The American Society for Human Genetics 2016 Meeting
Themes at this year's meeting ranged from the verification, validation, and sharing of data, to the translation of laboratory findings into actionable clinical results.
Stem Cells in Drug Discovery
Potential Source of Unlimited Human Test Cells, but Roadblocks Remain.
Automated Low Volume Dispensing Trends
Gain a better understanding of the current and future market requirements for fully automated LVD systems.
Personality Traits, Psychiatric Disorders Linked to Specific Genomic Locations
Researchers have unearthed genetic correlations between personality traits and psychiatric disorders.
Forensic 3D Documentation of Skin Injuries
In this study, the validity of using photogrammetry for documenting injuries in a pathological context was demonstrated.
3-D Printed Dog’s Nose Improves Vapor Detection
By mimicking how dogs get their whiffs, a team of government and university researchers have demonstrated that “active sniffing” can improve by more than 10 times the performance of current technologies that rely on continuous suction to detect trace amounts of explosives and other contraband.
New Markers for Forensic Body-fluid Identification
University of Bonn researchers have successfully identified specific Micro-RNA signatures to help forensically identify body fluids.
Genetics Control Regenerative Properties Of Stem Cells
Researchers define how genetic factors control regenerative properties of blood-forming stem cells.
Major Neuroscience Initiative Launched
Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute invest $115 million to further expand neuroscience research, while Caltech construct $200 million biosciences complex.
Making It Personal
Cancer vaccine linked to increased immune response against leukemia cells.
Scroll Up
Scroll Down
Skyscraper Banner

SELECTBIO Market Reports
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
 
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
4,000+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
5,300+ scientific videos
Close
Premium CrownJOIN TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS PREMIUM FOR FREE!