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Cheri Walker

Kailos Genetics has hired Cheri Walker as chief financial officer and senior vice president of corporate development.

Walker brings with her 18 years of experience in the life science and diagnostic market. She has worked previously as an equity analyst for Deutsche Bank; in senior level corporate development and operating roles at Invitrogen, Qiagen, and Charles River Labs; and served on the board of directors of Diatherix Laboratories. Walker earned her PhD in human and molecular genetics from Baylor College of Medicine.

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 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.