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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

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.