Mike Sjaastad, director of marketing, imaging for Molecular Devices has left the company to take a position at Stanford University. Jan Hughes, vice president of worldwide marketing, has taken over Sjaastad's responsibilities until a replacement is named.

Illumina appointed Christian Cabou as senior vice president and general counsel, the company said last week.

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Researchers have treated an X-linked genetic disease affecting three babies in utero, Stat News reports.

The Associated Press reports that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is beefing up sequencing as a tool to investigate foodborne illnesses.

Researchers have sequenced samples from ancient toilets to study past eating habits and health, NPR reports.

In Nature this week: ash dieback disease fungal genome, and more.