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Markman Ruling in Third Wave/Digene HPV Suit 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, July 27.
 
1. Judge's Markman Ruling Sides With Third Wave in Digene HPV IP Row (from July 25)
 
2. California Court Tosses Gen-Probe Complaint Against Digene; Arbitration on HPVs Open (from July 23)
 
3. Illumina to Co-develop SNP Chip for Vascular Disease with NHLBI, Penn, and Broad (from July 23)
 
4. PerkinElmer's LAS Head to Replace Summe as CEO in February; Q2 Revenue, Profits Rise (from July 27)
 
5. ABI Accelerates Next-Gen Sequencer Launch; Fiscal Q4 Sales Rise 7 Percent (from July 25)
The Scan

Unique Germline Variants Found Among Black Prostate Cancer Patients

Through an exome sequencing study appearing in JCO Precision Oncology, researchers have found unique pathogenic or likely pathogenic variants within a cohort of Black prostate cancer patients.

Analysis of Endogenous Parvoviral Elements Found Within Animal Genomes

Researchers at PLOS Biology have examined the coevolution of endogenous parvoviral elements and animal genomes to gain insight into using the viruses as gene therapy vectors.

Saliva Testing Can Reveal Mosaic CNVs Important in Intellectual Disability

An Australian team has compared the yield of chromosomal microarray testing of both blood and saliva samples for syndromic intellectual disability in the European Journal of Human Genetics.

Octopus Brain Complexity Linked to MicroRNA Expansions

Investigators saw microRNA gene expansions coinciding with complex brains when they analyzed certain cephalopod transcriptomes, as they report in Science Advances.