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Invitrogen s Reorganization Tops Most-Read GenomeWeb News Stories Last Week

NEW YORK, Dec. 12 (GenomeWeb News) - What are GenomeWeb News subscribers reading? Below are the  five most-read articles for the five-day period ended Friday, Dec. 9.


1. Invitrogen Reorganizes in Attempt to Better Connect With Customers (from Dec. 6)

2. Ciphergen Misled Investors, Class-Action Suit Alleges; Shares Slide 9 Percent (from Dec. 6)

3. Why One Sequencer Is Never Enough: NHGRI Official Says Demand for Varied Read Lengths May Define New Market (from Dec. 5)

4. Applied Biosystems, Qiagen Ink PCR Licensing Deal (from Dec. 5)

5. 454, WashU Pen Sequencing, Gene-Expression Alliance (from Dec. 7)

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.