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At Bitesize Bio, guest blogger Travis Medley gives some tips to make your résumé stand out from the rest of the pile. First, he says that you have to meet the human resources professional's criteria: scan the job listing for keywords and then play up your previous duties that meet those measures. That way your file will be sent on to the scientific hiring manager, who will instead be evaluating your scientific skills. There, Medley says, "toot your own horn" and point out what technologies you developed at your last job, and other related experience.

The Scan

Could Cost Billions

NBC News reports that the new Alzheimer's disease drug from Biogen could cost Medicare in the US billions of dollars.

Not Quite Sent

The Biden Administration likely won't meet its goal of sending 80 million SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses abroad by the end of the month, according to the Washington Post.

DTC Regulation Proposals

A new report calls on UK policymakers to review direct-to-consumer genetic testing regulations, the Independent reports.

PNAS Papers on Mosquito MicroRNAs, Acute Kidney Injury, Trichothiodystrophy

In PNAS this week: microRNAs involved in Aedes aegypti reproduction, proximal tubule cell response to kidney injury, and more.