AVI BioPharma names senior VP
AVI BioPharma has named Jayant Aphale, Ph.D., senior vice president of technical operations. Aphale will have responsibility for all of AVI's internal and outsourced manufacturing activities, with an emphasis on technology transfer, scale-up, CMC compliance, CMC regulatory issues, and CMC project management from initial development through commercial production.
Aphale brings over 18 years of cGMP technical operations and cross-functional leadership experiences within small and large companies. Aphale previously served as vice president at GlaxoSmithKline in Belgium.