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Aurora Biosciences



Stuart Collinson, president and CEO of Aurora Biosciences in San Diego, has replaced Timothy Rink as chairman. Rink stepped down late last year but remains a member of the board and will join the company’s scientific advisory board. Also, John Pashkowsky has been promoted from senior director, finance and treasurer to vice president, finance.

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Not Yet a Permanent One

NPR says the lack of a permanent Food and Drug Administration commissioner has "flummoxed" public health officials.

Unfair Targeting

Technology Review writes that a new report says the US has been unfairly targeting Chinese and Chinese-American individuals in economic espionage cases.

Limited Rapid Testing

The New York Times wonders why rapid tests for COVID-19 are not widely available in the US.

Genome Research Papers on IPAFinder, Structural Variant Expression Effects, Single-Cell RNA-Seq Markers

In Genome Research this week: IPAFinder method to detect intronic polyadenylation, influence of structural variants on gene expression, and more.