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23.11.2015 - French antibody specialist Biomunex Pharmaceuticals has hired Eugene Zhukovsky as Chief Scientific Officer. The US biotherapeutics research and development scientist joins Biomunex from German Affimed Therapeutics where he was CSO and head of research.
In 2013, a survey commissioned by Total BioPharma selected Zhukovsky as one of the Top 50 Global Antibody Industry Influencers. He was a Senior Research Fellow in the Biotherapeutics Department at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and leading development of antibody therapeutics and an Associate Director at Xencor, Inc. Prior to that, Zhukovsky worked developing genomics technologies at Lynx Therapeutics (now Illumina, Inc.). He started his professional career at Neurex Corporation (now Perrigo Company).http://www.european-biotechnology-news.com/people/bio-people/2015/eugene-zhukovsky.html