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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

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.