By a GenomeWeb staff reporter
The funding will be used primarily to set up a European multi-center clinical trial for the validation of a molecular test to predict non-response to anti-TNF treatment, in particular Remicade.
Celera names Merriweather as SVP and CFO; TcLand Expression appoints Payne as CBO.
The French firm also said it has received $564,000 in funding for the project.
Patrick Terry, Lisa Wise, James O'Leary
Jack Lord is named president and CEO of Navigenics, while Celera has a new CFO, and Patrick Terry joins the board of directors of TcLand Expression, plus more.
The UK's Human Fertility and Embryology Authority calls for consumer genetic testing companies to warn customers that testing could uncover family secrets, according to the Guardian.
The New York Times reports that United Nations delegates have been discussing how to govern the genetic resources of the deep sea.
Researchers have transplanted edited cells into mice that appear to combat cocaine addiction, New Scientist reports.
In PNAS this week: analysis of proteolytic enzymes secreted by circulating tumor cells, phylogenetic study of Fv1 evolution, and more.