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Position
President
Company
ABI
Location
San Luis Obispo California UNITED STATES
Bio
Dr. Howard has over 30 years of experience directing biotechnology groups in research, regulatory, production, intellectual property, and business development in two Fortune 500 companies and two Start-up Companies. He is an author//inventor on 200 publications and patents. Prior to his current activities as President of ABI, Dr. Howard founded ProdiGene, a biotechnology company focused on biopharmaceuticals and industrial products from plants. Before forming ProdiGene, Dr. Howard was director of Protein Products at Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., where he initiated a program to develop and produce recombinant protein products from plants. From 1987-1994, he was director of the Biotechnology Research Department at Pioneer which included developing new traits and technology for a variety of crops. He began his career at Stauffer Chemical Company in Richmond, California (1978-1987), where he initiated and directed a biotechnology research program.
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