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DueNorth Biodevelopment

DueNorth Biodevelopment is a biotechnology company developing cancer biomarkers.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Biotechnology
  • Location Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Currency CAD
  • Founded December 2009
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Company Summary

DueNorth BioDevelopment is a biotechnology company specializing in cancer biomarkers. Biomarkers are a critical step to defeat cancer. We validate & develop the discovery to a commercial product. First opportunity, two biomarker tests identifying patients highly likely to respond to a chemotherapy drug called taxanes. 1.1 Billion in savings to healthcare and insurers and 3 years to market. Tailored treatment is the next medical revolution.


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    Charlene Sexton

    cofounder and Chief Operation Officer of DueNorth Biodevelopment. She has also been in the clinical consulting business for the last 15 years assuming and responsible for the day-to-day operations managing vendors and recruiting qualified consultants on her team over the years. Charlene was also was responsible for developing the organization’s strategy/mission statement to the lower-ranking staff, and coaching/corrective practices to align perso

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    Richard Lutes

    cofounder, CEO and CMO of DueNorth BioDevelopment. He also currently holds the positions of the Managing Partner of R Lutes and Associates, Cofounder and CMO of The Therapeutic Research Foundation and Director of Clinical Research at Millennium Pharmaceuticals.

    Richard has a career spanning 35 years in hematology and oncology starting with the completion of a fellowship at the Cardeza Foundation for Hematologic Research at Jefferson Universit

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    Don Paré

    Executive Chairman has over 40 years of experience in high-technology based companies, holding key positions such as Chairman, CEO, President, VP Operations, VP Sales and Marketing, General Manager, Development and Marketing Manager, minority shareholder, active director, and consultant. He has worked with companies that include: Systemhouse (systems integration), BNR (Bell) (communications), WiseNav (software), MessagingDirect, Shana, Watchfire,


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    Andrews Robichaud
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