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Scott Sorensen

Human Longevity has announced that it has appointed Scott Sorensen as its Chief Technology Officer. Sorenson previously worked at Ancestry, where he served in multiple roles including director of engineering and culminating as CTO. In the 16 past years at Ancestry, Sorenson directed the development of scalable technology platforms and architecture in addition to creating processes for engineers and scientists to deliver solutions to clients effectively.

The Scan

Could Mix It Up

The US Food and Drug Administration is considering a plan that would allow for the mixing-and-matching of SARS-CoV-2 vaccines and boosters, the New York Times says.

Closest to the Dog

New Scientist reports that extinct Japanese wolf appears to be the closest known wild relative of dogs.

Offer to Come Back

The Knoxville News Sentinel reports that the University of Tennessee is offering Anming Hu, a professor who was acquitted of charges that he hid ties to China, his position back.

PNAS Papers on Myeloid Differentiation MicroRNAs, Urinary Exosomes, Maize Domestication

In PNAS this week: role of microRNAs in myeloid differentiation, exosomes in urine, and more.