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Simulations Plus has promoted John DiBella to vice president of marketing and sales.

In his new post, DiBella will have signature authority on multiple corporate documents, including software license agreements, confidentiality agreements, and consulting and collaboration contracts, the company said.

Prior to taking on the position, DiBella held several positions at Simulations Plus including director of marketing and sales; manager of marketing and sales; senior applications scientist; and modeling and simulation scientist.


Accelrys said this week that Christopher Steffen, a member of its board of directors, has chosen not to stand for reelection when his current term expires later this year.


The Scan

More Boosters for US

Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes.

From a Pig

A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports.

For Privacy's Sake

Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws.

Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants

In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.