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Tranzyme Names Executive For Business Development

Posted August 11, 2006 8:07 a.m. EDT

— Eric Nelson, a 20-year veteran of the life science industry, is the new vice president for business development and licensing at

Tranzyme Pharma


Tranzyme is focused on drugs to treat gastrointestinal and metabolic diseases.

Nelson's most recent position was as assistant vice president for technology licensing at Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories. He earlier had worked as director of business development at Becton Dickinson.