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Gene Networks Linked to Obesity 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, March 21.
1. Researchers Find Gene Networks Linked to Obesity (from March 17)
2. Study Concludes Universal MRSA Screening Cuts Infection Rates (from March 18)
3. Study: Some Scientists Stack up Grants Even in Lean Times (from March 19)
4. Review of Literature Finds Hurdles Remain for Genomic Medicine (from March 18)
5. Researchers Identify Copy Number Variation Linked to Autism by Subtracting 'Normal' Variation (from March 19)
The Scan

WHO OKs Emergency Use of Sinopharm Vaccine

The World Health Organization has granted emergency approval for Sinopharm's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, the Guardian reports.

Scientific Integrity Panel to Meet

According to the Associated Press, a new US scientific integrity panel is to meet later this week.

Trying in the Eye

NPR reports that a study of Editas Medicine's CRISPR therapy for Leber congenital amaurosis has begun.

PLOS Papers on Cerebellum Epigenetics, Copy Number Signature Tool, Acute Lung Injury Networks

In PLOS this week: epigenetics analysis of brain tissue, bioinformatics tool to find copy number signatures in cancer, and more.