Natera Names Paul Billings Chief Medical Officer

Xconomy San Francisco — 

Paul Billings has been named chief medical officer and senior vice president of medical affairs of Natera (NASDAQ: NTRA). Billings’ experience includes serving as chief medical officer of Life Technologies and as consulting chief medical officer of Thermo Fisher Scientific’s (NYSE: TMO) genetic sciences division. San Carlos, CA-based Natera markets genetic assays, including prenatal tests and tests to identify the cause of miscarriages.