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California's Letters to Consumer Genetics Firms Topped Most-Read GenomeWeb Daily News Articles Last Week

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - What are GenomeWeb Daily News subscribers reading? Below are the five most-read articles for the five-day period ended Friday, June 20.
 
 
2. Fluidigm Sues Applied Biosystems over Nucleic Acid Amplification Patent (from June 18)
 
3. Invitrogen Deal to Acquire ABI Leads to Mass Speculation About Mass Spec Business (from June 20)
 
4. Invitrogen Forms Integration Team, Expects $60M in Synergies in 2009 (from June 20)
 
5. Gen-Probe, 3M End Collaboration to Develop Molecular Dx Tests (from June 16)
 
The Scan

Single-Cell Sequencing Points to Embryo Mosaicism

Mosaicism may affect preimplantation genetic tests for aneuploidy, a single-cell sequencing-based analysis of almost three dozen embryos in PLOS Genetics finds.

Rett Syndrome Mouse Model Study Points to RNA Editing Possibilities

Investigators targeted MECP2 in mutant mouse models of Rett syndrome, showing in PNAS that they could restore its expression and dial down symptoms.

Investigators Find Shared, Distinct Genetic Contributors to Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma

An association study in JAMA Network Open uncovers risk variants within and beyond the human leukocyte antigen locus.

Transcriptomic, Epigenetic Study Appears to Explain Anti-Viral Effects of TB Vaccine

Researchers report in Science Advances on an interferon signature and long-term shifts in monocyte cell DNA methylation in Bacille Calmette-Guérin-vaccinated infant samples.