SPOTLIGHT: Minerva Biotechnologies fires CEO


Massachusetts-based nanotech firm Minerva Biotechnologies is on the hunt for a new CEO after firing Jim Czirr. Reasons for the termination were not revealed, but the company says it has brought suit against Czirr in Massachusetts Superior Court. Release

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