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Illumina's Reorganization 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, Jan. 4.
1. Illumina Reorganizes, Creates Two Divisions; Stuelpnagel and West Stepping Down (from Jan. 4)
2. Illumina Announces Management Changes, David Smith Joins Codon, SBRI Taps Hassler for Operations Role (from Jan. 4)
3. FDA Clears Luminex's MDx Respiratory Viral Panel (Jan. 3)
4. BD Gets FDA Clearance for Combo Hospital-Acquired Infections Test (Jan. 2)
5. BD Shares Rise on FDA OK for MRSA Test, Stock Upgrade (from Jan. 2)
The Scan

Pfizer-BioNTech Seek Full Vaccine Approval

According to the New York Times, Pfizer and BioNTech are seeking full US Food and Drug Administration approval for their SARS-CoV-2 vaccine.

Viral Integration Study Critiqued

Science writes that a paper reporting that SARS-CoV-2 can occasionally integrate into the host genome is drawing criticism.

Giraffe Species Debate

The Scientist reports that a new analysis aiming to end the discussion of how many giraffe species there are has only continued it.

Science Papers Examine Factors Shaping SARS-CoV-2 Spread, Give Insight Into Bacterial Evolution

In Science this week: genomic analysis points to role of human behavior in SARS-CoV-2 spread, and more.