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Ubiquitome: Richard Creager

Richard Creager has been appointed to the board of directors of Aukland, New Zealand-based Ubiquitome. Creager most recently served as senior vice president of Beckman Coulter, where he was responsible for molecular diagnostics and led the introduction of the firm's Veris sample-to-answer molecular diagnostic system. He also served as Beckman's CSO, developing the technology and menu strategies for the company's immunoassay and molecular diagnostic businesses. He is currently CTO of nRichDX, a company developing liquid biopsy sample prep technology.

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.