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Lianne McLean

NanoString Technologies has named Lianne McLean vice president of marketing. McLean comes to NanoString from Applied Biosystems, where she was director of global strategic marketing in the Molecular Cell Biology Division. McLean also was involved in marketing whole genome expression arrays, reagents, and model organism arrays at Affymetrix, and was involved in marketing at Roche and at Chiron Diagnostics.  

The Scan

WHO OKs Emergency Use of Sinopharm Vaccine

The World Health Organization has granted emergency approval for Sinopharm's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, the Guardian reports.

Scientific Integrity Panel to Meet

According to the Associated Press, a new US scientific integrity panel is to meet later this week.

Trying in the Eye

NPR reports that a study of Editas Medicine's CRISPR therapy for Leber congenital amaurosis has begun.

PLOS Papers on Cerebellum Epigenetics, Copy Number Signature Tool, Acute Lung Injury Networks

In PLOS this week: epigenetics analysis of brain tissue, bioinformatics tool to find copy number signatures in cancer, and more.