Rudolph Potenzone Jr. To Head Chemical Technologies Group at MDL Information Systems Inc.
SAN LEANDRO San Leandro (săn lēăn`drō), city (1990 pop. 68,223), Alameda co., W Calif., on San Francisco Bay; inc. 1872. Metal, wood, and paper products; chemicals; leather goods; foods and beverages; medical equipment; lighting fixtures; and , Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 21, 1997--MDL Information Systems Inc. (NASDAQ/NMS:MDLI MDLI Molecular Design Limited ), the leading supplier of scientific information management systems, has hired Rudolph Potenzone Jr., formerly of Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), to manage the development of its software tools for chemical representation, searching, and storage.
He will join MDL MDL - (Originally "Muddle"). C. Reeve, Carl Hewitt and Gerald Sussman, Dynamic Modeling Group, MIT ca. 1971. Intended as a successor to Lisp, and a possible base for Planner-70. Basically LISP 1.5 with data types and arrays. as vice president, Chemical Technologies.
As director of research and new product development at CAS, Potenzone introduced the award-winning SciFinder product line. Prior to joining CAS, he was responsible for scientific and chemical applications at Polygen/Molecular Simulations Inc. Potenzone also brings to MDL over seven years of industrial experience managing chemical information systems for American Cyanamid American Cyanamid was a large, diversified, American chemical manufacturer. Lederle Laboratories, maker of Centrum and Stresstabs vitamins, was Cyanamid's pharmaceutical division. Davis & Geck was the company's medical device division. Co., the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), independent agency of the U.S. government, with headquarters in Washington, D.C. It was established in 1970 to reduce and control air and water pollution, noise pollution, and radiation and to ensure the safe handling and .
"We are excited to welcome Rudy Potenzone to the company," said Thomas D Thomas D. (born Thomas Dürr, December 30 1968 in Ditzingen close to Stuttgart, Germany) is a rapper in the German hip hop group Die Fantastischen Vier. He frequently works on solo projects. Life
After finishing Realschule he took on an apprenticeship as a barber. . Jones, president and chief operating officer Chief Operating Officer (COO)
The officer of a firm responsible for day-to-day management, usually the president or an executive vice-president. at MDL. "With over 16 years experience in the development and delivery of innovative tools for managing chemical information, he is the perfect choice to take MDL's chemical product development into the next century."
MDL Information Systems Inc. is a leading provider of integrated solutions that accelerate high-throughput discovery and development in the life science and chemical industries. Our software systems, databases, and services help customers manage, communicate, and analyze the volumes of data associated with modern R&D workflows.
With applications supporting chemical and biological information management, bioinformatics, automated synthesis and screening, and materials science, MDL is committed to keeping pace with new technologies in the pharmaceutical, chemical, and biotechnology industries. MDL has offices worldwide with headquarters in San Leandro. -0-
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