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Molecular Assemblies: Phil Paik

Phil Paik has been appointed as VP of platform development at enzymatic DNA synthesis firm Molecular Assemblies. He joins the San Diego-based company from Illumina, where he was associate director of engineering. Prior to that, he was a founding member of Advanced Liquid Logic. He also served as senior microfluidics design engineer at ICx Technologies.

The Scan

Another Resignation

According to the Wall Street Journal, a third advisory panel member has resigned following the US Food and Drug Administration's approval of an Alzheimer's disease drug.

Novavax Finds Its Vaccine Effective

Reuters reports Novavax's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine is more than 90 percent effective in preventing COVID-19.

Can't Be Used

The US Food and Drug Administration says millions of vaccine doses made at an embattled manufacturing facility cannot be used, the New York Times reports.

PLOS Papers on Frozen Shoulder GWAS, Epstein-Barr Effects on Immune Cell Epigenetics, More

In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of frozen shoulder, epigenetic patterns of Epstein-Barr-infected B lymphocyte cells, and more.