EMulate Therapeutics Announces the Addition of Donna Morgan Murray, Ph.D., to its Board of Directors
BELLEVUE, Wash., March 14, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EMulate Therapeutics, Inc. (“EMulate” or the “Company”) a clinical-stage company, developing digital medicines that are safe, non-invasive, and have the potential to be highly effective treatments for cancers and other serious diseases, today announced the addition of Donna Morgan Murray, Ph.D. to the Company’s board of directors.
“Donna is an experienced leader who brings more than three decades of expertise from across the biotech sector to EMulate’s strategic leadership. Having previously served as our chief regulatory officer for some time, Donna will continue to provide valuable insights into our clinical development, regulatory and quality affairs as we move forward in the coming year,” said Chris Rivera, president and chief executive officer of EMulate. “As we prepare for pivotal phase 3 trials in our lead indications her experience, particularly in regulatory affairs, will be critical to maximizing our potential.”
Donna Morgan Murray, Ph.D., brings over 30 years of experience in the biotech and pharmaceutical industry. Having been involved in both public and private companies, she brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in medical development programs and regulatory affairs. In addition to her leadership experience, Dr. Murray is a strong contributor to scientific research, with 62 publications, four invited papers or chapters in technical publications and one patent. Prior to becoming the chief regulatory officer for EMulate, Dr. Murray held several leadership positions at Bristol-Myers Squibb including head of global quality and regulatory compliance. She was also president of ZymoGenetics, Inc., from 2011-2013, after its acquisition by BMY. Before her tenure at BMY, Dr. Murray also spent time in regulatory leadership roles at CuraGen Corporation and Proctor and Gamble Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Murray holds a Ph.D., in Immunology from the University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and a B.S. in Biology from Gannon University.
Dr. Murray added, “I am honored to join EMulate’s board of directors and eager to continue providing insights and guidance on the development of their lead programs in glioblastoma (GBM) and chronic pain, as well as the additional indications across all of EMulate’s business verticals. I believe this technology has potential to make a meaningful difference in the lives of those impacted by GBM, chronic pain and other conditions, and I look forward to playing a part in elping drive this company forward.”
About EMulate Therapeutics, Inc.
EMulate Therapeutics is a clinical stage company, reshaping the therapeutic treatment landscape with digital medicines. Using its proprietary radio frequency energy technology (RFE) targeted at the low and ultra-low ends of the RFE spectrum (ulRFE®) to emulate the effects of drugs and other therapies in treating patients, without the administration of physical drug substances themselves. The use of ulRFE® has been shown to be safe to date and the potential therapeutic benefits, specifically targeted at patients’ underlying conditions, continue to be evaluated in multiple studies. This versatile, non-invasive platform technology may provide a solution for patients with cancer, acute and chronic pain, mental health disorders and other serious conditions. EMulate Therapeutics is the licensor of its proprietary technology to Hapbee Technologies, Inc. Hapbee is a commercial stage consumer wellness-wearable technology company spun out from EMulate in 2019.
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