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Closure of German Resource Center for Genome Research 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, July 6.
 
1. German Resource Center for Genome Research is Closing Its Doors (from July 6)
 
2. NIH Awards $3.4M for Cancer Genome Atlas Technology Development (from July 2)
 
3. BIO Asks Congress to Amend SBIR Regs; Says Rule Bars Half of Its Small-Bio Herd (from July 5)
 
4. Ciphergen to Pay HDC $600K, License Tech as Part of Legal Settlement (from July 6)
 
5. NIH Gives UC Davis, Oakland Research Institute $4.8M to Create Knockout Mouse Repository (from July 3)
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.