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Most Viewed Articles on GWDN Last Week: Dec 15, 2014

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – What were the articles that gained the most interest from GenomeWeb readers last week? Here are the top five:


1)      Congress Proposes $30.3B in 2015 Funding for NIH

2)      Roche Buys Tissue Dissection Technology from AvanSci Bio

3)      Abbott Pathogen Detection Platform Obtains CE Mark

4)      China Approves Epigenomics Colorectal Cancer Test

5)      Immunosequencing Comes of Age as Researchers Demo Clinical Utility, Aim for FDA-cleared Products

The Scan

Interfering With Invasive Mussels

The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels.

Participation Analysis

A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports.

Right Whales' Decline

A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC.

Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map

In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.