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Open Biosystems this week announced the availability of its Expression Arrest GIPZ lentiviral shRNAmir libraries.
 
According to the company, the libraries consist of shRNAmir constructs targeting the entire human genome that have been pre-cloned into the GIPZ lentiviral vector.
 
The constructs are available individually now. Family/pathway and whole genome collections are expected to be available in January 2007, the company said.

The Scan

More Boosters for US

Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes.

From a Pig

A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports.

For Privacy's Sake

Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws.

Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants

In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.