California Healthcare Institute

People In The News

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.

People in the News

Premium

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

People Transfer

Premium

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.

People in the News

Premium

Lapo Paladini, Carl Hull, Gregory Porter

Around the Regions

Premium

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 …

A genome-wide association study highlights a potential role for hair follicles in acne risk, according to New Scientist.

Newsday reports that breast cancer genetic testing guidelines for are out of date and may miss individuals.

In Cell this week: gene editing-based strategy to screen for immune system regulators, ancient plague patterns, and more.

Publication of He Jiankui's work on gene-edited infants would raise ethical concerns for journals, Wired and others report.