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Leonard Kruimer, Peter Schineller

Skyline has appointed Leonard Kruimer as CFO, effective Aug. 15, and Peter Schineller as chief commercial officer, effective Aug. 1. Kruimer has more than 30 years of experience in corporate finance, planning, and strategy. He was CFO of Crucell from 1998 to 2011 when Johnson & Johnson acquired the firm. 

Schineller has 25 years of experience in the diagnostic and pharmaceutical spaces and most recently was CCO at Agendia. Prior to that, he was SVP and CCO at Alexza Pharmaceuticals. He previously held executive positions at Ventana Medical Systems and at Genoptix Medical Laboratories. He also was a co-founder of Verus Pharmaceuticals. 

The Scan

More Boosters for US

Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes.

From a Pig

A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports.

For Privacy's Sake

Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws.

Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants

In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.