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Nautilus Biotechnology: Subra Sankar, Anna Mowry, Chris Blessington

Proteomics platform developer Nautlius Biotechnology has appointed Subra Sankar as senior vice president of product development, Anna Mowry as vice president of finance and business operations, and Chris Blessington as vice president of corporate marketing and communications.

Sankar joins Nautilus from GenapSys, where he was senior vice president of product development. He has also served in senior roles at Solexa and Illumina. Mowry most recently served as vice president of finance and operations at Igneous. She also previously held a variety of roles at Amazon Web Services and Isilon Systems. Blessington joins Nautilus from Smartsheet, where he held the role of vice president of marketing and communications. Prior to that he led marketing and communication teams at ExtraHop Networks, Isilon Systems, and EMC (which acquired Isilon).

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.