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454's Mutation Detection Studies Top Most-Read GenomeWeb 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, July 28.
1. 454’s GS20 Can Detect Mutations In Tumors Sanger Missed; Research Could Buoy Solexa, Helicos, Agencourt (from July 24)
2. Jury Says Stratagene Must Pay Invitrogen $7.8M for Infringing IP (July 26)
3. FDA Wants to Talk With CombiMatrix About Its Constitutional Genetic Array Test (July 25)
4. ABI's Sequencing Unit Slides and Mass Spec, PCR Swell as Fiscal Q4 Organic Revenue Grows 6 Percent (July 27)
The Scan

Two J&J Doses

Johnson & Johnson says two doses of its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine provides increased protection against symptomatic COVID-19, CNN reports.

Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine Response in Kids

The Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine in a lower-dose format appears to generate an immune response among children, according to the Washington Post.

Chicken Changes to Prevent Disease

The Guardian writes that researchers are looking at gene editing chickens to help prevent future pandemics.

PNAS Papers on Siberian Dog Ancestry, Insect Reproduction, Hippocampal Neurogenesis

In PNAS this week: ancestry and admixture among Siberian dogs, hormone role in fruit fly reproduction, and more.