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CTI BioPharma appoints Laurent Fischer as chairman

Laurent FischerCTI BioPharma, a biopharmaceutical company, announced that Laurent Fischer has been appointed its new chairman of the board.

Dr. Fischer has been a director at the company since July, 2017.

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Dr. Fischer is currently Senior Vice President, Head of the Liver Therapeutic Area at Allergan following the acquisition of Tobira Therapeutics.

Dr. Fischer has served as a Senior Advisor on the Frazier Healthcare Partners' Life Sciences team since March 2017.

He was previously chairman and CEO of Jennerex, Inc., a company with a first-in-class oncolytic immunotherapy for Liver Cancer acquired by Sillajen.

Dr. Fischer was co-founder, president and CEO of Ocera Therapeutics and held senior positions at DuPont-Merck, DuPont Pharmaceuticals, and Hoffmann-La Roche in liver disease, virology and oncology.

Dr. Fischer received his undergraduate degree from the University of Geneva and his medical degree from the Geneva Medical School, Switzerland.


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