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David Cooper, Didier Hirsch, Hilliard Terry, Emmanuel Martin

Agilent Technologies last week said that Senior Vice President of Finance and Treasurer David Cooper will leave the company effective Nov. 3 to join Art.com as its CFO.
 
Corporate controller Didier Hirsch will become vice president and controller and Hilliard Terry, director of investor relations, will move into the role of vice president and treasurer at Agilent. Terry will continue to serve in his present position until the company names a successor.
 

 
French gene mapping and bioinformatics company Intragen said last week it has named Emmanuel Martin its director of sales and marketing for its new Genetic Research Services division. He will be responsible for promoting the company’s genotyping services.
 
Martin spent eight years at Applied Biosystems in France as a sales specialist in genotyping and gene expression and he has a background of six years as a researcher in molecular biology.

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.