While chemical proteomics has traditionally focused on pharmaceutical work, several recent collaborations suggest that the field is establishing a foothold within agricultural research, as well.
BG Medicine has appointed Charles Abdalian to be executive VP and chief financial officer. Mike Rogers will be departing the company after three-and-a-half years as CFO.
Olink Bioscience this week appointed Simon Fredriksson as its new president and CEO, replacing Bjorn Ekstrom, who has led the company since its founding in 2004 and will be joining its board of directors.
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The company said that protein targets binding specifically to the drug in question showed activity in pathways commensurate with the drug candidate's phenotypic profile.
A startup wants to match customers to wine based on their DNA and one critic calls the idea 'silly,' Stat News reports.
Researchers trace the origins of brown rats using genetic analysis to China, the New York Times reports.
In Science this week: gene flow between ancient chimpanzees and bonobos, and more.
In Nature this week: genetic history of HIV in the US, and more.