Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

Ilan Daskal

Cepheid announced the appointment of Ilan Daskal as executive VP and chief financial officer, effective April 9. Daskal brings more than 20 years of finance experience to Cepheid, most recently as executive VP and CFO at International Rectifier Corporation, a power management semiconductor technology company. He has also held positions at Infineon Technologies, Savan Communication, and Smartlink.

The Scan

Support for Moderna Booster

An FDA advisory committee supports authorizing a booster for Moderna's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, CNN reports.

Testing at UK Lab Suspended

SARS-CoV-2 testing at a UK lab has been suspended following a number of false negative results.

J&J CSO to Step Down

The Wall Street Journal reports that Paul Stoffels will be stepping down as chief scientific officer at Johnson & Johnson by the end of the year.

Science Papers Present Proteo-Genomic Map of Human Health, Brain Tumor Target, Tool to Infer CNVs

In Science this week: gene-protein-disease map, epigenomic and transcriptomic approach highlights potential therapeutic target for gliomas, and more