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Rita Shaknovich

Cancer Genetics has appointed Rita Shaknovich its medical director and vice president of hematopathology services. Prior to joining the company, she was an assistant professor at Weill Cornell Medical College where her lab conducted research into the egigenetic mechanisms of gene regulation during normal B cell development and epigenetic changes that contribute to neoplastic transformation. Before that, Shaknovich was an assistant professor at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

The Scan

Driving Malaria-Carrying Mosquitoes Down

Researchers from the UK and Italy have tested a gene drive for mosquitoes to limit the spread of malaria, NPR reports.

Office Space to Lab Space

The New York Times writes that some empty office spaces are transforming into lab spaces.

Prion Pause to Investigate

Science reports that a moratorium on prion research has been imposed at French public research institutions.

Genome Research Papers on Gut Microbe Antibiotic Response, Single-Cell RNA-Seq Clues to Metabolism, More

In Genome Research this week: gut microbial response to antibiotic treatment, approach to gauge metabolic features from single-cell RNA sequencing, and more.