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People in the News: Stephen Burley, Helen Berman, Gregory Henderson, Henry Chang

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The RCSB Protein Data Bank said this week that it has appointed Stephen Burley director. Burley replaces Helen Berman who will become associate director.

Burley joined Rutgers in 2013 as director of the Center for Integrative Proteomics Research and earlier this year assumed leadership of the RCSD PDB team at University of California, San Diego.


Newomics has announced that Gregory Henderson and Henry Chang are joining the company as senior scientists.

The Scan

WHO Seeks Booster Pause

According to CNN, the World Health Organization is calling for a moratorium on administering SARS-CoV-2 vaccine boosters until more of the world has received initial doses.

For Those Long Legs

With its genome sequence and subsequent RNAi analyses, researchers have examined the genes that give long legs to daddy longlegs, New Scientist says.

September Plans

The New York Times reports that the US Food and Drug Administration is aiming for early September for full approval of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine.

Nucleic Acids Research Papers on Targeting DNA Damage Response, TSMiner, VarSAn

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: genetic changes affecting DNA damage response inhibitor response, "time-series miner" approach, and more.