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Teknova: Matt Lowell

Teknova, a provider of reagents for bioprocessing, bioproduction, and molecular diagnostics, has appointed Matt Lowell as CFO. Lowell has more than 20 years of financial and strategic leadership experience in the medical device industry. From 2013 he was vice president of finance at Varian Medical Systems, then VP of finance at Varex Imaging, having co-led its spinoff from Varian in 2017. Prior to Varian, Lowell held various strategy, business development, and finance roles at Abbott Medical Optics and its predecessor company.

The Scan

Another Resignation

According to the Wall Street Journal, a third advisory panel member has resigned following the US Food and Drug Administration's approval of an Alzheimer's disease drug.

Novavax Finds Its Vaccine Effective

Reuters reports Novavax's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine is more than 90 percent effective in preventing COVID-19.

Can't Be Used

The US Food and Drug Administration says millions of vaccine doses made at an embattled manufacturing facility cannot be used, the New York Times reports.

PLOS Papers on Frozen Shoulder GWAS, Epstein-Barr Effects on Immune Cell Epigenetics, More

In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of frozen shoulder, epigenetic patterns of Epstein-Barr-infected B lymphocyte cells, and more.