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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

More Boosters for US

Following US Food and Drug Administration authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has endorsed booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, the Washington Post writes.

From a Pig

A genetically modified pig kidney was transplanted into a human without triggering an immune response, Reuters reports.

For Privacy's Sake

Wired reports that more US states are passing genetic privacy laws.

Science Paper on How Poaching Drove Evolution in African Elephants

In Science this week: poaching has led to the rapid evolution of tuskless African elephants.