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Colette Saccomanno, Jake Orville, Geoff Alms

Gene Express has appointed Colette Saccomanno to be the company's director of business development, the company said last week.
 
Saccomanno, who has a sales and marketing background, most recently was program manager at ArisGlobal and was a senior account executive at Galt Associates. She also served as account executive at Covance Laboratories' Early Development segment, which is now Abbott Molecular, and at Bio-Rad Laboratories.
 

 
NextGen has appointed Jake Orville as vice president of global sales, the company said last week.
 
Orville comes to NextGen from Third Wave Technologies, where he was vice president of sales and business development.
 
Orville takes over for Geoff Alms, who moves to a lead role in North American development.

The Scan

Driving Malaria-Carrying Mosquitoes Down

Researchers from the UK and Italy have tested a gene drive for mosquitoes to limit the spread of malaria, NPR reports.

Office Space to Lab Space

The New York Times writes that some empty office spaces are transforming into lab spaces.

Prion Pause to Investigate

Science reports that a moratorium on prion research has been imposed at French public research institutions.

Genome Research Papers on Gut Microbe Antibiotic Response, Single-Cell RNA-Seq Clues to Metabolism, More

In Genome Research this week: gut microbial response to antibiotic treatment, approach to gauge metabolic features from single-cell RNA sequencing, and more.