StemCells StemCells Seeks $20M in Stock Placement with Investors NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – StemCells today said that it intends to place common stock and warrants with two institutional investors with the aim of raising $20 million in gross proceeds. People in the News: Greg Schiffman, Sherri Bale, Hakon Hakonarson, Madhuri Hegde, and Others Premium Greg Schiffman will join StemCells as chief financial officer and executive vice president of finance in January. StemCells to Raise $5.7M in Private Placement The firm is placing 7 million shares with a private investment partnership. It has not stated its intended use for the proceeds. People in the News: Jun 10, 2010 Premium Scott Greer StemCells Closes Australian Facility in Wake of SCS Acquisition StemCells said the restructuring will support the growth of the stem cell culture and cell-based assay platforms it inherited as part of its estimated $4.8 million acquisition of SCS in April. Mar 6, 2009 StemCells to Acquire UK's Stem Cell Sciences for Up to $4.85M to Build Drug-Discovery Play Premium Mar 2, 2009 StemCells to Acquire Stem Cell Sciences for $4.8M 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 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.