Premier Biopharma Globally Recognized as Research Group of the Year Award Finalist

June 14, 2011

WATERTOWN, MA – June 14, 2011 – Wolfe Laboratories, Inc. (WLI), an integrated early development biopharmaceutical services company located in Watertown, MA, has been named a finalist for the Research Group of the Year Award in the international Life Science Awards 2011, celebrating the very best of the industry's achievements worldwide.

Janet Wolfe, Ph.D., President and Founder of WLI, is being honored a finalist for the Business Leader of the Year Award, and will attend the Life Science Awards gala at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Hamburg, Germany on June 29.

The awards recognize key personnel and products in the industry, and nominees were judged by an esteemed panel with global influence.  The judging panel includes Dermot Boylan, President of the European Lab Robotics Interest Group; Anthony Davies, Director of High Content Research at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland; Hakim Djaballah, Director of the HTS Core Facility at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA; Thomas Joos, Head of Biochemistry at the University of Tuebingen, Germany; Dr. Karol Kozak, Data Handling Expert and Head of Informatics at ETH, Zurich, Switzerland; Chris Lowe, Director of the Institute of Biotechnology at the University of Cambridge, England; and Steven Rees, Director of Screening and Compound Profiling at GlaxoSmithKline, Chelmsford, England.

The prestigious event is being hosted by Select Biosciences, and will include a gala dinner, awards ceremony and keynote speech from BBC science presenter, journalist and executive producer Michael Mosley.  The ceremony precedes the inaugural European Lab Automation Conference and Exhibition.

About Wolfe Laboratories, Inc.

Wolfe Laboratories, Inc. is a premier contract research organization that provides integrated early drug development solutions to the biopharmaceutical industry.  Wolfe Laboratories is an essential element of the drug development ecosystem, recognized by global and virtual biopharmaceutical companies as a science-driven organization whose mission is to provide outstanding discovery and development services tailored to its clients’ needs for rational formulation development.  Wolfe Laboratories integrates the critical path components of early development to ensure that programs advance while meeting rigorous scientific demands with flexibility to address dynamic challenges and aggressive timelines.  Wolfe Laboratories’ vision is to improve human health, and we continue to strive towards that goal by embracing our core values of integrity, excellence and teamwork. The company has a high percentage of repeat clients, which is a testament to its long-term commitment of continual investment in its capabilities to meet biopharma’s growing demand for high quality, integrated early development services. Drug Development Done Right. On Time. For more information, visit www.wolfelabs.com.

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