Personnel

Innovative Blood Resources, St. Paul, has hired Dr. Nancy Van Buren as associate medical director. Van Buren most recently spent 12 years as a pathologist with the HealthEast Care System.

New Products

Rebiotix Inc., St. Paul, said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has designated its lead Microbiota Restoration Therapy (MRT) RBX2660 as a breakthrough therapy for the treatment of recurrent Clostridium difficile (C diff) infection.