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Human Migration Studies 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, Feb. 22.
1. Genomic Studies Trace Human Migration Out of Africa (from Feb. 22)
2. Roche to Complete Purchase of Ventana Today (from Feb. 19)
3. Quest Licenses Epigenomics’ Methylation Marker to Develop Blood-Based CRC Test (from Feb. 19)
4. Washington State, University of Washington Lead Efforts to Sequence Rosaceae DNA (from Feb. 21)
5. Sequenom's Revenues, Net Loss Increase in Q4 (from Feb. 20)
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Follow-Up Data Requests to Biobank Participants Ineffective, Study Finds

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Study Finds Widespread Transmission of Resistant Bacteria in Vietnam Hospitals

A sequencing study in The Lancet Microbe finds widespread transmission of drug-resistant Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and Acinetobacter baumannii in two Vietnam ICUs.

Novel Brain Cell Organoids Show Promise for Autism Research

University of Utah researchers report in Nature Communications on their development of brain cell organoids to study SHANK3-related autism.

Study Finds Few FDA Post-Market Regulatory Actions Backed by Research, Public Assessments

A Yale University-led team examines in The BMJ safety signals from the US FDA Adverse Event Reporting System and whether they led to regulatory action.