Dr. Pablo Lapuerta was named chief medical officer of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, a biopharmaceutical company based in The Woodlands, Texas.
Lexicon names Lapuerta CMO
Lapuerta most recently worked as a vice president at Bristol-Myers Squibb, where he was responsible for global development of an Alzheimer's disease drug candidate with the associated use of an innovative biomarker, according to a Lexicon news release. The CMO position at Lexicon is newly created.
Lapuerta, whose age was unavailable at deadline, also previously was an assistant professor at the University of Southern California School of Medicine, according to the release.
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