Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

Sophia Genetics: Milton Silva-Craig

Sophia Genetics has named Milton Silva-Craig to its board of directors. Silva-Craig currently serves as CEO of Q-Centrix, a maker of healthcare data management technology. He previously headed the healthcare business unit of TransUnion and was president and CEO of Emageon, a health imaging software company that he helped lead through an initial public offering before that firm was sold to revenue-cycle management technology vendor Health Systems Solutions.

The Scan

CDC Calls Delta "Variant of Concern"

CNN reports the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now considers the Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 to be a "variant of concern."

From FDA to Venture Capital

Former FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn is taking a position at a venture capital firm, leading some ethicists to raise eyebrows, according to the Washington Post.

Consent Questions

Nature News writes that there are questions whether informed consent was obtained for some submissions to a database of Y-chromosome profiles.

Cell Studies on Multimodal Single-Cell Analysis, Coronaviruses in Bats, Urban Microbiomes

In Cell this week: approach to analyze multimodal single-cell genomic data, analysis of bat coronaviruses, and more.