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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies said this week that it has appointed Ron Nersesian to be company president as well as chief operating officer, effective immediately.

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Epigenomics' CFO Olivier Schacht to depart company; Gen-Probe CEO Carl Hull elected CHI chairman; Thermo Fisher elects Nelson Chai to board of directors.

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Yale spinout Kolltan appoints new directors, managers; University Funds names Monlux as president; OCE adds Shoichet to board; Ben-Yakar named CBO of Weizmann's Yeda R&D; Lappin to preside over Council for American Medical Innovation; and CHI names Stobo and Hull to board.

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Lapo Paladini, Carl Hull, Gregory Porter

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California Healthcare Institute 2009 Report on California's Biomedical Industry, Illinois Biotechnology Industry Organization, Colorado Bioscience Roadmap 2008, 2008 Innovation Capital Report for Central Ohio, and more …

In Nature this week: genetic history of HIV in the US, and more.

There are a few projects aimed at addressing the lack of diversity in genomic research, Technology Review reports.

A national assessment shows that US students lag in the sciences, but suggests that achievement gaps are narrowing.

Harvard's George Church discusses HGP-write with the Journal of the American Medical Association.