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Philip McHale, William Balke, Andras Pellionisz

CambridgeSoft has hired two former Elsevier MDL executives: Philip McHale and William Balke. McHale, formerly vice president of solutions product management at Elsevier MDL, joins the firm as executive director of major accounts. Balke, formerly vice president of global corporate accounts at Elsevier MDL, is now vice president of enterprise sales at CambridgeSoft.

Andras Pellionisz has joined FPGA computing firm Mitrionics as director of genome informatics. Pellionisz is the founder of genomic software firm FractoSoft and IP holding firm Helixometry. He is a former professor of physiology and biophysics at New York University Medical Center.

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Booster Push

New data shows a decline in SARS-CoV-2 vaccine efficacy over time, which the New York Times says Pfizer is using to argue its case for a booster, even as the lower efficacy remains high.

With Help from Mr. Fluffington, PurrhD

Cats could make good study animals for genetic research, the University of Missouri's Leslie Lyons tells the Atlantic.

Man Charged With Threatening to Harm Fauci, Collins

The Hill reports that Thomas Patrick Connally, Jr., was charged with making threats against federal officials.

Nature Papers Present Approach to Find Natural Products, Method to ID Cancer Driver Mutations, More

In Nature this week: combination of cryogenic electron microscopy with genome mining helps uncover natural products, driver mutations in cancer, and more.