Lisa Escudero

The New York Genome Center has appointed Lisa Escudero as vice president of human resources. She served as head of human resources for American Standard Brands for eight years, and prior to that as director of human resources for Merck and Co for 18 years. She began her career as a research scientist for FMC Corporation's Agricultural Chemical Group.


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Researchers report that deleting one gene from butterflies affects their wing coloration patterns, according to the Washington Post.

The Seattle Times writes that pharmacogenomics testing can help choose medications that may work best for people with depression.

In PNAS this week: genome sequencing of weevil symbionts, retinoid X receptor deletion in lung cancer metastasis, and more.

Sequencing could help combat foodborne illnesses, according to a blog post by Food and Drug Administration officials.