Gen-Probe said this week that Hank Nordhoff, chairman of its board, plans to retire at the end of 2011.

The board has elected Carl Hull, Gen-Probe's president and CEO, to succeed him as chairman.

Nordhoff was president and CEO of the company from 1994 through 2009 and non-executive chairman of the board since that time. He will serve as a consultant to the board until the end of 2012.

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Researchers suggest that genetic variations could influence the side effects people experience when using synthetic cannabinoids, the International Business Times reports.

An analysis has examined the makeup of researchers on Twitter and what they share, Nature News reports.

At Stat News, Jim Kozubek argues that the Broad Institute is pushing the boundary of what a nonprofit is.

In PNAS this week: gut microbes may affect honeybee weight, phenotype and gene expression changes in DiGeorge syndrome, and more.