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Toggle Summary Geron Appoints Vice President, Pharmacovigilance and Drug Safety
MENLO PARK, Calif. , Jan. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today announced the hiring of the first of several key leadership positions as it rebuilds the in-house development team to support its plans to initiate a Phase 3 clinical trial of imetelstat in lower risk
Toggle Summary Geron Announces Expansion of Leadership Team with Appointment of Chief Medical Officer
Aleksandra Rizo , M.D., Ph.D., former clinical lead for the imetelstat program at Janssen, joins Geron as Chief Medical Officer Additional office to be opened in New Jersey to support expansion of clinical development team Preliminary operating expense guidance for 2019 provided MENLO PARK, Calif.
Toggle Summary Geron to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Financial Results on March 7, 2019
MENLO PARK, Calif. , Feb. 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and full year 2018 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, March 7, 2019 via press release, which will be available on the Company’s website
Toggle Summary Geron Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Financial Results and Recent Events
Conference Call Scheduled for 4:30 p.m. ET today MENLO PARK, Calif. , March 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2018 and recent events. As of year-end 2018, the Company had
Toggle Summary Geron Reports Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)
MENLO PARK, Calif. , March 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today reported that it has granted non-statutory stock options to purchase an aggregate of 78,400 shares of Geron common stock as inducements to two newly-hired employees in connection with commencement of
Toggle Summary Geron Appoints Two New Independent Board Members
MENLO PARK, Calif. , March 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today announced the appointments of Dawn C. Bir and Elizabeth G. O’Farrell as independent members of its Board of Directors. In addition, Ms. Bir will serve as a member of the Board’s Nominating and Corporate
Toggle Summary Geron to Present at Needham Healthcare Conference
MENLO PARK, Calif. , April 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today announced that John A. Scarlett , M.D., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present a company overview at the 18th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference in New York at 3:30 p.m.
Toggle Summary Geron Expands Senior Leadership of Its Development Team
MENLO PARK, Calif. , April 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Geron Corporation (Nasdaq: GERN) today announced an expansion of its development team’s senior leadership with the addition of three highly experienced professionals for key functional areas. Their oncology and drug development expertise will