RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. — Steven Casey, founder and former chief operating officer of Expression Analysis, is the new director for business development for the business and technology development program at the North Carolina Biotech Center.

Casey will be responsible for working with companies that are seeking loans from the Biotech Center.

A veteran of the U.S. Air Force, Casey helped launch Expression Analysis, which provides gene expression, genotyping and gene re-sequencing services for pharmaceutical and biotech companies. Casey has also served as a manager at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute at Duke University.

Casey received a bachelor’s degree in business administration at Wayland Baptist University and a master’s degree in business at Elon College.

Casey is a member of the board of directors at Expression Analysis.

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