James P. Mapes, Ph.D.

James P. Mapes, Ph.D.

About James P. Mapes, Ph.D.

Sr. Vice President, Chief Scientific Office

Dr. Mapes brings more than 15 years of experience in the development and commercialization of diagnostic assay kits to Myriad RBM.

Before joining Myriad RBM, Dr. Mapes was Director of Research and Development for Luminex Corporation. Prior to Luminex, he worked for Becton Dickinson as Director of Clinical Affairs, where he was responsible for biological and clinical evaluation of new products. Previously, he was with Bayer Diagnostics, EnSys Corporation and Becton Dickinson with increasing responsibilities in research and development management. After post-doctoral training at Oxford University, Oxford, England, and Texas A&M University, he held a faculty position in the Biochemistry Department at Louisiana State University Medical Center in New Orleans. Dr. Mapes received his Ph.D. in Biochemistry at Indiana University in 1975.