Richard Anderson

Biography

Dr. Richard Anderson obtained a PhD in Chemistry from the University of California, Davis in 1979. From 1981-1984 he worked as a scientist at Bayer Diagnostics (Miles Laboratories). In 1984, Dr. Anderson began work with Hybritech in 1984 and then went on to help found Biosite in 1988. From 1998-2001, he served as the Vice President of R&D at Nanogen, then from 2001-2003 as the Vice President of R&D at Genicon Sciences. Dr. Anderson also served as Director of Immunoassay Development at BD Diagnostics.

Interview – July 7, 1997

Interviewed by Mark Jones, PhD, UCSD

At the time of this interview, Dr. Anderson served as Director of Government Affairs for Biosite, Inc.