T CELL SCIENCES NAMES ALAN W. TUCK PRESIDENT & CEO
T CELL SCIENCES NAMES ALAN W. TUCK PRESIDENT & CEO CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- T Cell Sciences, Inc.
(NASDAQ: TCEL), today announced that Alan W. Tuck has been named president and chief executive officer of T Cell Sciences, Inc. James D. Grant will continue in his capacity as chairman of the board of T Cell Sciences, Inc.
Tuck, who was vice president, marketing and business development for Biogen, Inc. from 1987 to 1991, brings broad management experience to T Cell Sciences. Prior to joining Biogen, Tuck was a management consultant for Bain & Co. and from 1971 to 1984 he held numerous management positions with Cummins Engine Company. Tuck received his MBA from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth in 1971 and a BA from Dartmouth in 1970. "I am pleased Alan Tuck has decided to join us. He will make a substantial contribution to the future growth of T Cell Sciences," said James D. Grant, chairman of the board of T Cell Sciences. "His business development expertise and general management experience will greatly strengthen the management team of the company. With the recently completed agreement with AB Astra regarding the joint development, manufacturing and marketing for T cells antigen receptor products and the progression of the first complement blocker product closer to the clinic, T Cell Sciences is about to enter an important new phase in its development and we are looking forward to Alan's leadership in this new period." Located in Cambridge, T Cell Sciences, Inc. is utilizing proprietary T cell receptor and soluble receptor technology to develop pharmaceutical products to treat heart disease, inflammatory diseases, autoimmune diseases and cancer. T Cell Diagnostics, Inc. a subsidiary of T Cell Sciences, develops, manufactures, and markets products for monitoring immune system disorders. -0- 2/7/92 /CONTACT: James D. Grant, chairman & CEO, 617-621-1400; or Susan Primrose, 617-621-1400, both of T Cell Sciences/ (TCEL) CO: T Cell Sciences Inc. ST: Massachusetts IN: MTC SU: PER
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