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23andMe's Launch Topped Most-Read GenomeWeb Daily News Stories Last Week

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - What are GenomeWeb News subscribers reading? Below are the five most-read articles for the five-day period ended Friday, Nov. 23.
 
1. Fledgling Consumer Genomics Field Fattens up with 23andMe Service Launch (from Nov. 19)
 
2. House Fails to Override Bush Veto on HHS Budget Bill to Increase NIH Spending (from Nov. 19)
 
3. Svante Pääbo's Lab at MPI Acquires Second GS FLX to Sequence Bonobo Genome (from Nov. 20)
 
4. New Consumer Genomic Services Raise Questions About FDA Regulation (from Nov. 23)
 
5. Metagenomic Study of Termite's 'Bioreactor' Hindgut Shows Promise for Biofuel Apps (from Nov. 21)
The Scan

Billions for Antivirals

The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports.

NFT of the Web

Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports.

23andMe on the Nasdaq

23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported.

Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer

In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.