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Mary Lopez

Mary Lopez has joined Nuclea Biotechnologies as chief operating officer. Her main responsibility will be commercializing the company's US Food and Drug Administration-approved and CLIA-based tests. Lopez was most recently the director of Thermo Fisher Scientific's Biomarker Research Initiatives in Mass Spectrometry (BRIMS) Center. Prior to joining Thermo Fisher, she was strategic collaborations leader and analytical proteomics business leader at PerkinElmer Life and Analytical Sciences, and executive vice president of proteomics research and development at Proteome Systems.

The Scan

Genetic Ancestry of South America's Indigenous Mapuche Traced

Researchers in Current Biology analyzed genome-wide data from more than five dozen Mapuche individuals to better understand their genetic history.

Study Finds Variants Linked to Diverticular Disease, Presents Polygenic Score

A new study in Cell Genomics reports on more than 150 genetic variants associated with risk of diverticular disease.

Mild, Severe Psoriasis Marked by Different Molecular Features, Spatial Transcriptomic Analysis Finds

A spatial transcriptomics paper in Science Immunology finds differences in cell and signaling pathway activity between mild and severe psoriasis.

ChatGPT Does As Well As Humans Answering Genetics Questions, Study Finds

Researchers in the European Journal of Human Genetics had ChatGPT answer genetics-related questions, finding it was about 68 percent accurate, but sometimes gave different answers to the same question.