Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

ABI's Analyst Event Tops 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, Sept. 29.
 
1. Wall Street Analysts Leave ABI Event With Positive Feelings About Next-Gen Sequencing (from Sept. 26)
 
2. Illumina to Grow Sales Staff by At Least Half in '06; Affy Suit Could Go to Court in Early March (from Sept. 25)
 
3. NCI Creates $104M Proteomics Cancer Plan; Taps Five Labs to Evaluate Tools, Methods (from Sept. 28)
 
4. Second Suit Claims Affy Officials Gained $115.3M from Sale of Backdated Stock Option Grants (from Sept. 25)
 
5. Decode Sues Five Former Employees for Allegedly Sharing Trade Secrets (from Sept. 26)
The Scan

Genetic Tests Lead to Potential Prognostic Variants in Dutch Children With Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Researchers in Circulation: Genomic and Precision Medicine found that the presence of pathogenic or likely pathogenic variants was linked to increased risk of death and poorer outcomes in children with pediatric dilated cardiomyopathy.

Fragile X Syndrome Mutations Found With Comprehensive Testing Method

Researchers in Clinical Chemistry found fragile X syndrome expansions and other FMR1 mutations with ties to the intellectual disability condition using a long-range PCR and long-read sequencing approach.

Team Presents Strategy for Speedy Species Detection in Metagenomic Sequence Data

A computational approach presented in PLOS Computational Biology produced fewer false-positive species identifications in simulated and authentic metagenomic sequences.

Genetic Risk Factors for Hypertension Can Help Identify Those at Risk for Cardiovascular Disease

Genetically predicted high blood pressure risk is also associated with increased cardiovascular disease risk, a new JAMA Cardiology study says.