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Amr Abid, Ph.D., Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

Dr. Abid has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who as a leader in the biotechnology industry

    HELENSBURG, UNITED KINGDOM, February 16, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Amr Abid, Ph.D., with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Dr. Abid celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

With more than 25 years of industry experience to his credit, Dr. Abid has worked as a chief operating officer with Precious Cells International Ltd. and director of Glenlea Associates Ltd since 2016. Prior to these appointments, he held the position of chief executive officer at Regenerys from 2014 to 2015, head of global strategic growth for GE Healthcare in 2013, general manager of Cell Technologies for GE Healthcare from 2011 to 2013, business manager for the Cell Systems Division at Life Technologies from 2006 to 2010, and numerous positions in sales and marketing for Life Technologies from 2000 to 2006.

Previously, Dr. Abid served as a research assistant for the Faculty of Medicine at Universite Henri Poincare from 1991 to 1994, and research scientist for the Faculty of Medicine at Vandoeuvre Les Nancy from 1995 to 2000. Additionally, he has found much success with written works, having contributed many articles and peer-reviewed scientific articles to professional peer-reviewed journals.

Before embarking on his professional path, Dr. Abid pursued an education at the Universite Henri Poincare, earning a Master of Science in pharmacology with the Faculty of Pharmacy in 1991. In 1994, he completed his studies with the Faculty of Pharmacy at the Universite Henri Poincare, graduating with a Doctor of Philosophy in pharmacology. Dr. Abid also maintains involvement with The BioIndustry Association.

In light of his exceptional undertakings, Dr. Abid has accrued several accolades and honors throughout his impressive career. From 1991 to 2000, he was recognized as a fellow of the Faculty of Medicine at the Universite Henri Poincare. Dr. Abid was also selected for inclusion in multiple editions of Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Who's Who in Science and Engineering and Who's Who in the World.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Dr. Abid has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit for more information about this honor.

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