Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

Christian Henry

Ginkgo Bioworks has appointed Christian Henry to its board of directors. Henry joins from Illumina, where he served as executive VP and chief commercial officer. While at Ilumina, he also served as CFO, general manager of Life Sciences, and senior VP of corporate development. Before Illumina, he served as CFO of Tickets.com and VP of finance of Affymetrix.

The Scan

Not Yet a Permanent One

NPR says the lack of a permanent Food and Drug Administration commissioner has "flummoxed" public health officials.

Unfair Targeting

Technology Review writes that a new report says the US has been unfairly targeting Chinese and Chinese-American individuals in economic espionage cases.

Limited Rapid Testing

The New York Times wonders why rapid tests for COVID-19 are not widely available in the US.

Genome Research Papers on IPAFinder, Structural Variant Expression Effects, Single-Cell RNA-Seq Markers

In Genome Research this week: IPAFinder method to detect intronic polyadenylation, influence of structural variants on gene expression, and more.