ROCKY RIVER, Ohio—Drug Discovery News (ddn), a news organization focused on covering issues,trends and product news that impact decision makers in the pharmaceutical drugdevelopment and discovery industries, announced today the winner of the 2010 ddn Apple iPad contest.
The winner is Ekaterina Pestova, an R&D program managerat Abbott Molecular, a division of Abbott Laboratories. Pestova managesdevelopment of new Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization diagnostics (FISH) testsfor solid tumors. Her ongoing projects include drug companion diagnostics aswell as bladder, esophageal, gastric and lung cancers. She also has severalresearch projects in prostate cancer and lung cancer.
Pestova entered the contest by subscribing to ddn at the American Association for Cancer Research's(AACR) 101st Annual Meeting 2010, held April 17-21, 2010, inWashington, D.C.
With several news vehicles—a monthly newspaper, 24/7website, bimonthly e-newsletter, blog and e-New Product Showcase—ddn is published by Old River Publications LLC, aninnovative publishing company founded in 2005 by Bruce Poorman, president andpublisher, and Larry Doyle, executive vice president and associate publisher.With corporate offices in Rocky River, Ohio, just west of Cleveland, ddn's editorial, production, marketing and advertisingsales staff are located in key locations throughout the country. ddn's news products are available free of charge tosubscribers who work in the pharmaceutical research, medical and healthcareindustries. To subscribe, click here.