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Thomas C Wright, MD, World Recognized Women’s Health Sciences Authority, Joins ENZO Biochem’s Clinical Division

NEW YORK, NY, July 31, 2014 -- Enzo Biochem, Inc. (NYSE:ENZ) announced today that Thomas C. Wright, MD, a leading authority in Women’s Health Diagnostics, has joined the Company as a Consulting Pathologist and Medical Advisor to the Company’s Women’s Health Initiative.
Dr. Wright is a leading expert in gynecological pathology in the U.S.  He was the Director of the Division of Gynecologic, Perinatal, and Cytologic Pathology at Columbia University Medical Center and also directed the colposcopy services at New York Presbyterian Hospital for over 15 years. He is a Past President of the American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology and recipient of a number of awards. 
Dr. Wright has published over 200 articles and chapters on gynecologic pathology and the diagnosis and treatment of cervical disease, in addition to sitting on the Editorial Boards of several well-known professional journals.  He was the lead author of the 2001 and 2007 ASCCP Consensus Guidelines. 
Dr. Wright currently is Professor Emeritus in Pathology and Cell Biology at Columbia University Medical Center in New York.
“We are extremely pleased that Dr. Wright has joined our scientific team,” said Elazar Rabbani, Ph.D., Enzo Biochem CEO. “In addition to his many academic achievements, Dr. Wright brings to our company invaluable experience in the diagnosis of women’s health diseases, which will directly benefit our core focus in this area.”
In his new role with Enzo, Dr. Wright will, among other responsibilities, develop and help organize the Company’s new Women’s Health Advisory Board, which will focus on both medical and diagnostic issues unique to this field, as well as deliver symposia on related topics to physician groups in the Company’s service areas. He will also oversee the review of the Company’s gynecologic pathology case load.
About Enzo Biochem
Enzo Biochem is a pioneer in molecular diagnostics, leading the convergence of clinical laboratories, life sciences and therapeutics through the development of unique diagnostic platform technologies that provide numerous advantages over previous standards. A global company, Enzo Biochem utilizes cross-functional teams to develop and deploy products systems and services that meet the ever-changing and rapidly growing needs of health care both today and into the future. Underpinning Enzo Biochem’s products and technologies is a broad and deep intellectual property portfolio, with patent coverage across a number of key enabling technologies
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