Stories by John Russell

Venter makes waves -- again

Despite stepping away from the limelight of the Human Genome Project, in which he was a pioneer, Craig Venter can't help but make a splash.

Sun Microsystems bolts I3C

FRAMINGHAM (11/07/2003) - Last week Sun Microsystems Inc. abruptly withdrew from the Interoperable Informatics Infrastructure Consortium (I3C) that it helped to found in 2001. Sun cited a change in I3C's direction as the cause. But Andy Palmer, I3C president, indicated Sun's current market woes were the more likely reasons.