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enGene Appoints Veteran Life Sciences Executive Jason D. Hanson as Chief Executive Officer and President

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enGene Inc., a biotechnology company developing novel non-viral vector gene therapies to provide oral delivery of a wide range of protein drugs, including the Gene Pill™ , today announced the appointment of Jason D. Hanson as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director. Mr. Hanson will succeed enGene co-founder Anthony Cheung, Ph.D., who will assume the role of Chief Technology Officer at the company.

“We are excited to welcome an executive with Jason’s depth of industry leadership to the enGene team,” said Dr. Richard Glickman, Chairman of enGene’s Board of Directors. “He has the ideal set of experiences to guide enGene through its transition to a clinical stage therapeutics company developing its own proprietary products, as well as products in collaboration with its pharmaceutical firm partners.”