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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - William Moffitt has agreed to stay on as president and CEO at Nanosphere for a three-year term, the company said in a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission this week. Under the agreement, Moffitt will receive a salary of $427,000 and bonuses that could be as much as 60 percent of his salary, and in 2010 and 2011 his bonus will not be less than $150,000.

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In Science this week: self-assembly of DNA components in solution, and more.

Genetics and Molecular Research retracts two gastric cancer papers for being "substantially equal" to other papers, according to Retraction Watch.

A new analysis indicates that the Ebola virus behind the current West African outbreak is mutating at about the same rate as other Ebola viruses.

With the launch of Scott Kelly into space today, the study of him and his earthbound brother to disentangle the effects of life in space from the effects of genetics kicks off.