Somesh Sharma, a co-founder and vice president of research atAnergen Inc., will leave the Redwood City, Calif., company forpersonal reasons effective Jan. 31. Sharma will be a consultantto Anergen but has not announced additional future plans.Separately, Anergen named to its board of directors HarryPenner, president and chief executive officer of Neurogen Corp.,and Bruce Carter, president of ZymoGenetics Inc.

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