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Investment Firm's Increased Stake in ABI Topped Most Read GenomeWeb Daily News Stories Last Week

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - What are GenomeWeb Daily News subscribers reading? Below are the five most-read articles for the five-day period ended Friday, May 2.
 
1. Investment Firm Ups Stake in ABI; Encourages Board to Seek 'Strategic Alternatives' (from April 28)
 
2. US House Passes Genetic Discrimination Bill (from May 1)
 
3. Global Consortium Forms to Advance Cancer Genomics (from April 29)
 
4. Genetic Rearrangements Found in Cancer Cell Lines Using Massively Parallel Paired-End Sequencing (from April 28)

 

5. Collaborators Map Structural Variation in Human Genome (from April 30)
 
The Scan

Tens of Millions Saved

The Associated Press writes that vaccines against COVID-19 saved an estimated 20 million lives in their first year.

Supersized Bacterium

NPR reports that researchers have found and characterized a bacterium that is visible to the naked eye.

Also Subvariants

Moderna says its bivalent SARS-CoV-2 vaccine leads to a strong immune response against Omicron subvariants, the Wall Street Journal reports.

Science Papers Present Gene-Edited Mouse Models of Liver Cancer, Hürthle Cell Carcinoma Analysis

In Science this week: a collection of mouse models of primary liver cancer, and more.