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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

Self-Reported Hearing Loss in Older Adults Begins Very Early in Life, Study Says

A JAMA Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery study says polygenic risk scores associated with hearing loss in older adults is also associated with hearing decline in younger groups.

Genome-Wide Analysis Sheds Light on Genetics of ADHD

A genome-wide association study meta-analysis of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder appearing in Nature Genetics links 76 genes to risk of having the disorder.

MicroRNA Cotargeting Linked to Lupus

A mouse-based study appearing in BMC Biology implicates two microRNAs with overlapping target sites in lupus.

Enzyme Involved in Lipid Metabolism Linked to Mutational Signatures

In Nature Genetics, a Wellcome Sanger Institute-led team found that APOBEC1 may contribute to the development of the SBS2 and SBS13 mutational signatures in the small intestine.