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Keygene's Deployment of Illumina and 454 Sequencers Topped Most-Read GenomeWeb Daily News Stories Last Week

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - What are GenomeWeb News subscribers reading? Below are the five most-read articles for the five-day period ended Friday, April 20.
1. Keygene Buys Illumina Analyzer and Upgrades its 454 Sequencer (from April 16)
2. Affymetrix, NuGen to Co-Market FFPE Sampling and GeneChip Combo (from April 17)
3. FDA Clears Cepheid's PCR-based Drug-Resistant S. aureus Test (from April 18)
4. VC Spending on -omics Shops Slides 25 Percent in Q1, But Proteomics, Genomics Grows (from April 18)
5. Affymetrix to Fund European Cancer Studies Using Microarrays (from April 17)
The Scan

Ancient Greek Army Ancestry Highlights Mercenary Role in Historical Migrations

By profiling genomic patterns in 5th century samples from in and around Himera, researchers saw diverse ancestry in Greek army representatives in the region, as they report in PNAS.

Estonian Biobank Team Digs into Results Return Strategies, Experiences

Researchers in the European Journal of Human Genetics outline a procedure developed for individual return of results for the population biobank, along with participant experiences conveyed in survey data.

Rare Recessive Disease Insights Found in Individual Genomes

Researchers predict in Genome Medicine cross-population deletions and autosomal recessive disease impacts by analyzing recurrent nonallelic homologous recombination-related deletions.

Genetic Tests Lead to Potential Prognostic Variants in Dutch Children With Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Researchers in Circulation: Genomic and Precision Medicine found that the presence of pathogenic or likely pathogenic variants was linked to increased risk of death and poorer outcomes in children with pediatric dilated cardiomyopathy.