board of directors GA4GH Incorporates as a Not-For-Profit Organization in Canada As a formal not-for-profit, the group is able to raise funds from private entities and enter into formal contracts as it positions itself as an international standards organization. Qlucore Expands Into Diagnostics, Precision Medicine With New Informatics Offering Premium The new Qlucore Diagnostics software builds on the recently updated Qlucore Omics Explorer platform, initially to help clinicians diagnose and treat leukemia. Theranos Jettisons Some Board Members Theranos is retiring some of its board members, including Henry Kissinger and George Shultz, Business Insider reports. Lone Star Withdraws Effort to Replace Enzo Board Members After ISS Supports Firm's Candidates The investment firm had sought to place two candidates on Enzo's board but withdrew its proxy contest after failing to gain ISS's endorsement. UPDATE: Investment Firm Agitates for Change in Enzo Biochem's Board The Enzo shareholder issued an open letter stating its concern about the company's stock performance. Mar 27, 2013 Dissident Shareholder Goggin Wins Seat on Vermillion's Board of Directors Mar 11, 2013 Proxy Advisory Firm Suggests Vermillion Shareholders Elect Dissident Shareholder to Board Feb 14, 2013 Nanosphere's Revenues Double as Firm Names New CEO; Stock Plummets Nov 28, 2012 Genetic Technologies Names New Chairman, Acting CEO Nov 27, 2012 Genetic Technologies CEO, Others Resign Following Annual Meeting Jul 3, 2012 Pressure BioSciences Aims to Raise $1.2M in Private Placement May 15, 2012 Bruker Disagrees with ISS Recommendation on Board Vote Apr 18, 2012 Roche Won't Extend Offer for Illumina as Shareholders Re-elect Flatley, Others to Board Apr 17, 2012 Analyst: Illumina Shareholders Unlikely to Vote for Roche Offer, but Options Remain Apr 10, 2012 Third Proxy Firm Favors Re-election of Illumina Board Members over Roche Candidates Apr 6, 2012 ISS Recommends Illumina Shareholders Vote Against Roche's Nominees for Board Apr 2, 2012 Illumina Rejects Roche's Latest Offer Mar 20, 2012 Roche Files Proxy, Sends Letter to Illumina Shareholders Mar 19, 2012 Illumina Sets April 18 Date for Shareholder Meeting with Roche Proposal at Stake Feb 29, 2012 Vermillion Shareholders Seek Change in Board Members Jan 31, 2012 Roche Names Proposed Board Nominees for Illumina Nov 23, 2011 Response Biomedical Inks C$2M Debt Financing Pact Sep 15, 2011 Horizon Discovery Raises $18.6M in Series C Round Sep 17, 2010 Response Genetics Settles Proxy Contest; Revises Slate of Board Nominees Apr 5, 2010 Fund Seeks New Board Members for Orchid Cellmark Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge is weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.