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Tom Waddell

Tom Waddell has joined Xagenic as a vice president to lead the company's product development. Waddell was most recently with the assay research group at Abbott Point of Care where he managed a team that developed new product prototypes. He also worked with an Abbott group involved in regulatory approval processes. Before joining Abbott, Waddell was at Pro-Lab Diagnostics where he was involved in taking diagnostic tools from design to approval. 

The Scan

Dropped Charges

The US Justice Department has dropped visa fraud charges against five Chinese researchers, according to the Wall Street Journal.

More Kids

The Associated Press says Moderna is expanding its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine study to included additional children and may include even younger children.

PNAS Papers on Rat Clues to Human Migration, Thyroid Cancer, PolyG-DS

In PNAS this week: ancient rat genome analysis gives hints to human migrations, WDR77 gene mutations in thyroid cancer, and more.

Purnell Choppin Dies

Purnell Choppin, a virologist who led the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has died at 91, according to the Washington Post.