“We are pleased to welcome Frank to our Board,” said Dr. Mark J Murray, President and CEO of Arbutus. “Frank has a strong biomedical background and extensive experience leading successful biopharmaceutical companies, and we look forward to his guidance as we prepare for multiple clinical data readouts from our HBV capsid inhibitor and HBsAg reducing therapeutic agents in 2019.”
For much of his career,
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