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Ave Wrigley, Robert Thong, Julian Coe

British bioinformatics firm Repositive has named three new senior executives. Ave Wrigley has joined as chief technology officer, Robert Thong has been hired as chief business officer, and Julian Coe is the new chief finance and operating officer. Thong and Coe each has leadership experience in genomics, life sciences, and digital health companies, while Wrigley comes from an IT background in the e-commerce, data-driven marketing, and multimedia content management sectors.

The Scan

US Booster Eligibility Decision

The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions.

Arizona Bill Before Judge

The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge is weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction.

Additional Genes

Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News.

Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification

In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.