George Thomas, PhD, UC professor of
genome science and deputy director of the Genome Research Institute
(GRI), has been named interim director of the GRI and interim chair of
the Department of Genome Science, effective Sept. 1. In addition, Ray
Takigiku, PhD, director of discovery core technologies at Procter &
Gamble Pharmaceuticals (P&GP), has been named interim co-director
of the GRI.