Portola Pharma's co-founder retires

|About: Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (PTLA)|By:, SA News Editor

Portola Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:PTLA) announces that Charles Homcy, M.D., will retire from the Board of Directors.

Dr. Homcy co-founded the Company in 2003 and served as president and CEO until April 2010.

Dr. Homcy’s resignation will be effective upon execution of a consulting agreement. A search for a new independent Director in underway.

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