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GNS Healthcare: Alan Kilyk

GNS Healthcare, a developer of in silico patient models using clinical and genomic data, has appointed Alan Kilyk as CFO. Kilyk was previously CFO at medical device firm Intact Vascular, which was sold to Royal Philips. Prior to that, he was CFO at Microchips Biotech. Kilyk also spent 11 years at Integra LifeSciences in a range of financial leadership roles.

The Scan

Pig Organ Transplants Considered

The Wall Street Journal reports that the US Food and Drug Administration may soon allow clinical trials that involve transplanting pig organs into humans.

'Poo-Bank' Proposal

Harvard Medical School researchers suggest people should bank stool samples when they are young to transplant when they later develop age-related diseases.

Spurred to Develop Again

New Scientist reports that researchers may have uncovered why about 60 percent of in vitro fertilization embryos stop developing.

Science Papers Examine Breast Milk Cell Populations, Cerebral Cortex Cellular Diversity, Micronesia Population History

In Science this week: unique cell populations found within breast milk, 100 transcriptionally distinct cell populations uncovered in the cerebral cortex, and more.