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People in the News: Jan 20, 2009

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Guenter Bauer has been named chief business officer at Scienion, the firm said this week. Bauer previously served as director of business collaboration at PerkinElmer Cellular Technologies Germany. Prior to joining PE, he held senior management positions at Evotec, including CBO of its Evotec Technologies subsidiary.


Qiagen has hired Tom Clement as vice president of regulatory and clinical affairs. He joins the firm from Roche Molecular Systems, where he was vice president of quality and regulatory. He has also held positions at Organon Teknika, Amersham, Biotech Research Laboratories, and elsewhere.

The Scan

Bit of Each

The US Food and Drug Administration is considering a plan that would allow for the mixing-and-matching of SARS-CoV-2 vaccines and boosters, the New York Times says.

Closest to the Dog

New Scientist reports that extinct Japanese wolf appears to be the closest known wild relative of dogs.

Offer to Come Back

The Knoxville News Sentinel reports that University of Tennessee is offering Anming Hu, a professor who was acquitted of charges that he hid ties to China, his position back.

PNAS Papers on Myeloid Differentiation MicroRNAs, Urinary Exosomes, Maize Domestication

In PNAS this week: role of microRNAs in myeloid differentiation, exosomes in urine, and more.