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Celera/ABI Split Topped Most Read GenomeWeb Daily News Stories 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, May 9.
1. Celera, ABI to Split on July 1 (from May 9)
2. Acquisition Pushes Bio-Rad's Q1 Revenues Up 31 Percent (from May 6)
3. State Street Takes 5.1 Percent Stake in Applied Biosystems (from May 6)
4. Platypus Genome Sequenced; Provides Clues to Mammalian Evolution (from May 7)
5. Invitrogen Inks Deal with WARF to Develop hESCs for Research Applications (from May 8)
The Scan

Germline-Targeting HIV Vaccine Shows Promise in Phase I Trial

A National Institutes of Health-led team reports in Science that a broadly neutralizing antibody HIV vaccine induced bnAb precursors in 97 percent of those given the vaccine.

Study Uncovers Genetic Mutation in Childhood Glaucoma

A study in the Journal of Clinical Investigation ties a heterozygous missense variant in thrombospondin 1 to childhood glaucoma.

Gene Co-Expression Database for Humans, Model Organisms Gets Update

GeneFriends has been updated to include gene and transcript co-expression networks based on RNA-seq data from 46,475 human and 34,322 mouse samples, a new paper in Nucleic Acids Research says.

New Study Investigates Genomics of Fanconi Anemia Repair Pathway in Cancer

A Rockefeller University team reports in Nature that FA repair deficiency leads to structural variants that can contribute to genomic instability.