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Bush's Veto of NIH Funding Bill 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. 16.
 
1. Bush Vetoes Bill that Would Raise NIH Funding Around 4 Percent over White House Request (from Nov. 13)
 
2. Decode Throws Hat into Consumer Genomics Ring (from Nov. 16)
 
3. Nanogen Opts to Close Microarray Business; Will Axe 20 Percent of Staff and Focus on RT-PCR (from Nov. 13)
 
4. Applied Biosystems to Market Covaris Sample-Prep Instrument with SOLiD System (from Nov. 13)
 
5. Roche to Market Acea Biosciences' Cell Assay Technology (from Nov. 15)
The Scan

Shape of Them All

According to BBC News, researchers have developed a protein structure database that includes much of the human proteome.

For Flu and More

The Wall Street Journal reports that several vaccine developers are working on mRNA-based vaccines for influenza.

To Boost Women

China's Ministry of Science and Technology aims to boost the number of female researchers through a new policy, reports the South China Morning Post.

Science Papers Describe Approach to Predict Chemotherapeutic Response, Role of Transcriptional Noise

In Science this week: neural network to predict chemotherapeutic response in cancer patients, and more.