Cynthia L. Collins has served as President and Chief Executive Officer and as a director of the Company since May 2012. Ms. Collins previously served as Group Vice President, Cellular Analysis Business of Beckman Coulter from 2007 to until its sale in 2011. Prior to joining Beckman Coulter, Ms. Collins served as Chief Executive Officer of Sequoia Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a private biotechnology company developing antiviral drugs. Prior to joining Sequoia Pharmaceuticals, Ms. Collins served as President of Clinical Micro Sensors, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Motorola where she directed the development and commercialization of molecular diagnostic microarray products and led the eventual strategic divestiture of the division. Before Motorola, she spent over 17 years at Baxter Healthcare in a variety of executive roles, including President of Global Oncology and Vice President of Strategy and Portfolio Management of BioScience. Prior to joining Baxter Healthcare, she worked six years with Abbott Laboratories in a series of operational assignments. Ms. Collins received her undergraduate degree in Microbiology from the University of Illinois and her Masters in Business Administration from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.