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Ah, Yes, the Great 'Data Center in the Sky'

TechCrunch has announced its next roundtable and this one's on cloud computing. If you're near Mountain View on the 27th, you can catch Vic Gundotra, engineering VP at Google, Lew Tucker CTO of Cloud Computing at Sun Microsystems, Paul Buchheit, the creator of Gmail and a co-founder, among others, discussing the "data center in the sky, a platform for a new breed of enterprise apps, a way to bring Web-scale computing to businesses small and large."

The Scan

Push Toward Approval

The Wall Street Journal reports the US Food and Drug Administration is under pressure to grant full approval to SARS-CoV-2 vaccines.

Deer Exposure

About 40 percent of deer in a handful of US states carry antibodies to SARS-CoV-2, according to Nature News.

Millions But Not Enough

NPR reports the US is set to send 110 million SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses abroad, but that billions are needed.

PNAS Papers on CRISPR-Edited Cancer Models, Multiple Sclerosis Neuroinflammation, Parasitic Wasps

In PNAS this week: gene-editing approach for developing cancer models, role of extracellular proteins in multiple sclerosis, and more.