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Ward Wolff, William Taylor

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Ward Wolff has joined Abgenix as CFO and senior vice president of finance. Wolff was previously CFO of telecommunications firm QuantumShift, and served as CFO of DoubleTwist from 1998 to 2002.


Accelrys has tapped William Taylor for the position of vice president of marketing. Taylor most recently served as the director of strategy and planning for the Rational division of IBM’s software group.

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Just Breathing

A new analysis suggests that most Mycobacterium tuberculosis is spread by aerosols from breathing, rather than by coughing, the New York Times reports.

Just Like This One

NPR reports that the World Health Organization has hired a South African biotech company to recreate mRNA vaccine for SARS-CoV-2 that is similar to the one developed by Moderna.

Slow Start

The Wall Street Journal reports that Biogen's Alzheimer's disease treatment had revenues for July through September that totaled $300,000.

Genome Research Papers on Cancer Chromatin, Splicing in the Thymus, Circular RNAs in Cancer

In Genome Research this week: analysis of bivalent chromatin sites, RBFOX splicing factors' role in thymic epithelial cells, and more.