As the readership may have surmised, your humble hostess has been wholly engaged with professional obligations. She intends to properly update here soon. Until then, she invites you to read one of the articles in this week's hiVelocity, which discusses, among other things, the creation of DNA-delivering nose spray.
"The DNA goes into the brain through the nose, and the brain can make the necessary proteins itself."
Sort of puts a whole new spin on the term "nose candy."