Invitrogen announced last week that Norrie Russell, former president and CEO of Aviva Bioscience, has joined Carlsbad, Calif.-based company as vice president and general manager of its functional genomics strategic business unit. He will manage Invitrogen’s genomics, proteomics, and RNAi efforts and will report to Daryl Faulkner, senior vice president and general manager, strategic business units.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

The US Food and Drug Administration has new guidelines that enable some gene and cell therapies to undergo expedited review, according to the New York Times.

Using gene drives to control invasive species might be too risky, an initial advocate of the approach says.

Researchers have grown tumors in 3D cell cultures to better understand cancer, the Economist reports.

In Science this week: intellectual property experts argue patent battles such as the one over CRISPR are wasteful, and more.