Healthcare: The Week in Healthcare

Cancer brief for College Hill

College Hill's Life Sciences team has won a brief to provide financial PR for German cancer diagnostics company Epigenomics. The firm specialises in tests that can detect cancer before symptoms occur. College Hill will manage the company's international media and financial PR programme.

Cohn & Wolfe has appointed MS&L head of healthcare Clare Lucker as a senior director in the healthcare team. Before she joined MS&L, Lucker was head of PR at Axon Communications where she was head of PR. Mike Kan, global head of health at C&W, said: 'She will be pivotal to the UK health division.'

Virgo has appointed Danielle James and Kate Morrison as account directors. James joins the company from Chameleon Communications, while Morrison has been working for Fleishman-Hillard in Toronto.

All Global, the healthcare data provider, has launched Snapshot, a service that provides analysed responses to industry trends and breaking news within 24 hours or sooner. Hourly updates are also available.

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