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Cytek Biosciences Aurora Flow Cytometry System

Cytek Biosciences has launched its Aurora advanced flow cytometry system. The multiparametric system is capable of detecting more than 20 colors using three excitation lasers and 50 channels. It has the ability to detect any fluorescence emission in the 400-900 nm range without having to change optical filters, depending on the laser excitation wavelength, the company said. Aurora's optical design and unmixing algorithm enables the use of a wide array of dyes, including those with highly overlapping spectra.

The Scan

More Boosters for US

Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes.

From a Pig

A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports.

For Privacy's Sake

Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws.

Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants

In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.