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People in the News: Detlef Schuppan, Massimo Pinzani


Silence Therapeutics has created a scientific advisory board and named its first two members, Detlef Schuppan and Massimo Pinzani.

Schuppan is a researcher at Mainz University Medical Center and a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School. His work focuses on gastroenterology and hepatology.

Pinzani is a professor at the University of Florence, and holds an adjunct professorship at Case Western Reserve University. His areas of research include chronic fibrogenic disorders, particularly hepatic fibrogenesis.

The Scan

Gone, But Now Reconstructed SARS-CoV-2 Genomes

In a preprint, a researcher describes his recovery of viral sequences that had been removed from a common database.

Rare Heart Inflammation Warning

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Sandwich Sampling

The New York Times sent tuna sandwiches for PCR analysis.

Nature Papers Describe Gut Viruses, New Format for Storing Quantitative Genomic Data, More

In Nature this week: catalog of DNA viruses of the human gut microbiome, new dense depth data dump format to store quantitative genomic data, and more.