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FDA's Classification of Genomics Breast Cancer Tests 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, May 11.
 
1. FDA Deems Genomic Breast Cancer Prognostics Class II Devices, Releases 'Special Controls' Guidance (from May 9)
 
2. Invitrogen's Onions Heads to BioReliance; Millipore to Replace CFO; Gene Logic Promotes Brinkerhoff; BIO Fleshes Out Board; and Others (from May 11)
 
3. 454, Malaysian Genomics Center Team on Sequencing Projects ( from May 7)
 
4. Luminex Posts Nearly 30 Percent Revenue Jump in Q1 (from May 7)
 
5. Epigenomics, Myriad to Hunt DNA Methylation Markers for Cancer Drug Response (from May 9)
The Scan

Alzheimer's Risk Gene Among Women

CNN reports that researchers have found that variants in MGMT contribute to Alzheimer's disease risk among women but not men.

Still Hanging Around

The Guardian writes that persistent pockets of SARS-CoV-2 in the body could contribute to long COVID.

Through a Little Spit

Enteric viruses like norovirus may also be transmitted through saliva, not just the fecal-oral route, according to New Scientist.

Nature Papers Present Method to Detect Full Transcriptome, Viruses Infecting Asgard Archaea, More

In Nature this week: VASA-seq approach to detect full transcriptome, analysis of viruses infecting Asgard archaea, and more.