AtheroNova Inc. (AHRO), a biotech company focused on the research and development of compounds to safely regress atherosclerotic plaque and improve lipid profiles in humans, today announced that Erik SG Stroes, MD, Chair and Professor at the Department of Vascular Medicine at the Academic Medical Center (AMC), Amsterdam has joined the Company as a member of the Clinical Advisory Board.
“We are pleased to announce that Dr. Stroes has joined AtheroNova in this very important clinical advisory role as we continue to expand our scientific and medical teams as we transition to a clinical stage company,” stated Thomas W. Gardner, CEO of AtheroNova. “Dr. Stroes’ leadership in the area of lipidology has been an integral part of many atherogenesis studies. We feel that adding Dr. Stroes to the AtheroNova team is significant in its impact on the knowledge he will contribute to our clinical efforts.”
“Professor Stroes is world renowned for his cutting edge clinical care of cardiovascular patients and for his pioneering clinical research activities that have contributed to a very significant reduction in the ravages of cardiovascular disease in this decade,” commented Mark K. Wedel, M.D., Chief Medical Officer of AtheroNova. “We are honored that Erik will be bringing his talents and leadership to AtheroNova’s efforts to further improve the plight of cardiovascular patients.”READ FULL POST