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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Bradley Peganoff, a former Maryland biotechnology executive, is joining as vice president of government and corporate relations.

Peganoff most recently served as director of government and corporate affairs at the University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute. He earned a Master’s degree in biotechnology at Johns Hopkins.

"His scientific background as well as his knowledge and experience in the government and commercial market space will strengthen our relations and create new research and business opportunities,” said RTI’s Jennie Hunter-Cevera, who oversees corporate development and government relations and also is executive vice president of discovery and analytical sciences at RTI.

Peganoff also will work with Reid Maness, who recently was named director of government relations.