Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

VolitionRx: Terig Hughes, Gaetan Michel, Gael Forterre, Mark Eccleston

VolitionRx has appointed Terig Hughes its CFO. Additionally, Gaetan Michel was appointed the company's chief operating officer, Gael Forterre was appointed its chief commercial officer, and Mark Eccleston was appointed its chief technology officer.

Hughes has more than 25 years of accounting, finance, and business management experience and was previously at AUM Biosciences as its CFO. Prior to that, he held senior leadership positions at Elsevier. Forterre was previously CEO of communications technology firm Ucroo. Michel has been at Voliton for almost seven years and previously was COO of Belgian Volition, where he is currently its CEO. Eccleson was a founding scientist at Volition.

The Scan

ChatGPT Does As Well As Humans Answering Genetics Questions, Study Finds

Researchers in the European Journal of Human Genetics had ChatGPT answer genetics-related questions, finding it was about 68 percent accurate, but sometimes gave different answers to the same question.

Sequencing Analysis Examines Gene Regulatory Networks of Honeybee Soldier, Forager Brains

Researchers in Nature Ecology & Evolution find gene regulatory network differences between soldiers and foragers, suggesting bees can take on either role.

Analysis of Ashkenazi Jewish Cohort Uncovers New Genetic Loci Linked to Alzheimer's Disease

The study in Alzheimer's & Dementia highlighted known genes, but also novel ones with biological ties to Alzheimer's disease.

Tara Pacific Expedition Project Team Finds High Diversity Within Coral Reef Microbiome

In papers appearing in Nature Communications and elsewhere, the team reports on findings from the two-year excursion examining coral reefs.