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Invitrogen's Acquisition of ABI Topped Most-Read GenomeWeb Daily News Articles from 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, June 13.
 
1. Invitrogen to Acquire Applied Biosystems for $6.7B (from June 12)
 
2. Tony White to Consult for Merged Invitrogen, Applied Biosystems (from June 13)
 
3. Hologic to Acquire Third Wave for $580M (from June 9)
 
4. Lucier Brushes Off Integration Worries in Merger with ABI (from June 13)
 
5. 454, ABI, Illumina Lend 1000 Genomes Project More Sequencing Muscle (from June 11)
The Scan

Not Immediately Told

The US National Institutes of Health tells lawmakers that one of its grantees did not immediately report that it had developed a more infectious coronavirus, Science says.

Seems Effective in Kids

The Associated Press reports that the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for children appears to be highly effective at preventing symptomatic disease.

Intelligence Warning on Bioeconomy Threats

US intelligence warns over China's focus on technologies and data related to the bioeconomy, the New York Times reports.

PLOS Papers on Campylobacteriosis Sources, Inherited Retinal Dystrophies, Liver Cancer Prognosis

In PLOS this week: approach to uncover source of Campylobacteriosis, genetic risk factors for inherited retinal dystrophies, and more.