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Company Overview of Akonni Biosystems, Inc.

Company Overview

Akonni Biosystems, Inc., a molecular diagnostics company, develops, manufactures, and markets integrated molecular diagnostic systems for clinical and life science research markets. The company offers TruDiagnosis, a point-of-care molecular testing platform that enables physicians or lab technicians to analyze infectious diseases. Its products include TruTip kits for DNA/RNA extraction and purification; TruArray tests that provide multiplexed molecular diagnostic (MDx) analyses starting from clinical samples, such as blood, saliva, or urine; and MDx instrument platforms, including microarray readers, thermal cyclers, and software. The company’s products are used in the diagnosis of infectiou...

400 Sagner Avenue

Suite 300

Frederick, MD 21701

United States

Founded in 2003

Phone:

301-698-0101

Fax:

301-698-0202

Key Executives for Akonni Biosystems, Inc.

Founder, Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Vice President of Operations
Director of Engineering
Director of Application Development
Vice President of Regulatory Affairs
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Akonni Biosystems, Inc. Key Developments

Akonni Biosystems, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Akonni Biosystems announced the appointments of key members to its leadership team. Michael Murphy, M.Sc. joined as Vice President, Regulatory Affairs; Sandra Foster, Ph.D. as Director of Quality Assurance and Michael Reinemann, MPH as Director of Business Development. The new additions to Akonni’s leadership team fill critical gaps needed to ensure Akonni’s successful commercialization of its robust product lines. These experienced individuals further strengthen Akonni’s leadership team as the company prepares for its first FDA submission for a pharmacogenomic test on the Akonni TruDiagnosis® system. Prior to joining Akonni, Mr. Murphy served for 7 years as President of Conatus Consulting, a regulatory consulting practice based in Raleigh, NC. Mr. Murphy is a frequent lecturer and author on Pharmacogenomic topics, and currently sits on the editorial review board of the journal, Pharmacogenomics. Sandra Foster brings a unique blend of scientific knowledge and quality experience. Prior to joining Akonni in June of 2016, Mr. Reinemann served in various Commercial Operations roles at Qiagen.

Akonni Biosystems, Inc. Presents at BIO Europe 2016 Conference, Nov-07-2016

Akonni Biosystems, Inc. Presents at BIO Europe 2016 Conference, Nov-07-2016 . Venue: KoelnMesse - Congress Center North, Cologne, Germany.

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