Exagen Diagnostics Names COO

Albuquerque, New Mexico-based Exagen Diagnostics, a provider of molecular diagnostics testing services, said today that it has named John Also brook as VP and Chief Operating Officer at the firm. Alsobrook has been at Exagen since 2006, and has previously served at Curagen, and as an Assicate Faculty Scientist at the Yale School of Medicine. Exagen Diagnostics is venture backed by Salt Lake City-based vSpring Capital. vSpring's Dinesh Patel is the chairman of Exagen's board of directors.