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Fire at Thermo Fisher Plant 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, Dec. 28.
1. Fire Damages Thermo Fisher Plant in Arkansas (from Dec. 24)
2. Genomic, Proteomic Tools May Yield 'Simplistic' or 'Misleading' Conclusions, Cancer Review Finds (from Dec. 28)
3. Beijing Genomics Institute to Offer Sequencing Services on Sanger, Solexa, SOLiD Instruments (from Dec. 24)
4. SQI Diagnostics to Submit Array-Based Assays to FDA in 2008 (from Dec. 26)
5. Source MDx, Pfizer to ID Biomarkers for Cancer and Inflammatory Rx Response (from Dec. 27)
The Scan

Call to Look Again

More than a dozen researchers penned a letter in Science saying a previous investigation into the origin of SARS-CoV-2 did not give theories equal consideration.

Not Always Trusted

In a new poll, slightly more than half of US adults have a great deal or quite a lot of trust in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Hill reports.

Identified Decades Later

A genetic genealogy approach has identified "Christy Crystal Creek," the New York Times reports.

Science Papers Report on Splicing Enhancer, Point of Care Test for Sexual Transmitted Disease

In Science this week: a novel RNA structural element that acts as a splicing enhancer, and more.