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Agilent's Bid to Acquire Stratagene 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, April 6.
1. Agilent to Buy Stratagene for $246M, CEO Sorge Plans Molecular Dx Spin-Off (from April 6)
2. Fraser-Liggett to Start New Genomics Institute at UMB Biopark (from April 5)
3. PerkinElmer Acquires Imaging Company Improvision to Expand HCS Business (from April 2)
4. Nanogen Lands GSA Contract, Opens Way for New Gov't Deals; Shares Surge 33 Percent (from April 4)
5. Roche, Swiss Non-profit Team to Study IVD Use in Developing Countries (from April 3)
The Scan

Genes Linked to White-Tailed Jackrabbits' Winter Coat Color Change

Climate change, the researchers noted in Science, may lead to camouflage mismatch and increase predation of white-tailed jackrabbits.

Adenine Base Editor Targets SCID Mutation in New Study

Researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles, report in Cell that adenine base editing was able to produce functional T lymphocytes in a model of severe combined immune deficiency.

Researchers Find Gene Affecting Alkaline Sensitivity in Plants

Researchers from the Chinese Academy of Science have found a locus affecting alkaline-salinity sensitivity, which could aid in efforts to improve crop productivity, as they report in Science.

International Team Proposes Checklist for Returning Genomic Research Results

Researchers in the European Journal of Human Genetics present a checklist to guide the return of genomic research results to study participants.