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Invitrogen s Strong Q4 Earnings Report Tops Most-Read GenomeWeb News Stories Last Week

NEW YORK, March 6 (GenomeWeb News) - What are GenomeWeb News subscribers reading? Below are the five most-read articles for the five-day period ended Friday, March 3.


1. Invitrogen's Q4 Revenues Grow 24 Percent as Profit Jumps 63 Percent (from Feb. 28)

2. Invitrogen Shares Climb 5.4 Percent on Strong Q4, Flu Deal, Stock Upgrade (from March 1)

3. ABI Wraps Up $273M Acquisition of Ambion's RNA Business (from March 2)

4. Liotta and Petricoin, Italian Health Agency to Identify Proteomic Biomarkers, Drug Targets for Cancer (from March 2)

5. Investment Community Starts to Weigh in on Solexa. Should 454 Worry? (from Feb. 28)

The Scan

Mosquitos Genetically Modified to Prevent Malaria Spread

A gene drive approach could be used to render mosquitos unable to spread malaria, researchers report in Science Advances.

Gut Microbiomes Allow Bears to Grow to Similar Sizes Despite Differing Diets

Researchers in Scientific Reports find that the makeup of brown bears' gut microbiomes allows them to reach similar sizes even when feasting on different foods.

Finding Safe Harbor in the Human Genome

In Genome Biology, researchers present a new approach to identify genomic safe harbors where transgenes can be expressed without affecting host cell function.

New Data Point to Nuanced Relationship Between Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder

Lund University researchers in JAMA Psychiatry uncover overlapping genetic liabilities for major depression and bipolar disorder.