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Myers' Plans to Leave Stanford Genome Center and Other Personnel News 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, Sept. 14.
 
1. Myers to Leave Stanford Genome Center for HudsonAlpha; Watkins Takes Helm of Maryland Life Science Board; Lindenbergh to Chair Agendia Supervisory Board; and Others (from Sept. 14)
 
2. European Science Foundation Proposes 'Massive' Systems Biology Program; Aebersold's on Board (from Sept. 11)
 
3. Illumina to Handle Genotyping for Two Large Cancer Research UK Projects (from Sept. 12)
 
4. NHGRI Sets Aside $20M-Plus to Fund $100K-, $1K-Genome Studies in FY08 (from Sept. 13)
 
5. University of Delaware-Led Team to Use Illumina Sequencer in Rice Epigenetics Study (from Sept. 12)
The Scan

Booster for At-Risk

The New York Times reports that the US Food and Drug Administration has authorized a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech SARS-CoV-2 vaccine for people over 65 or at increased risk.

Preprints OK to Mention Again

Nature News reports the Australian Research Council has changed its new policy and now allows preprints to be cited in grant applications.

Hundreds of Millions More to Share

The US plans to purchase and donate 500 million additional SARS-CoV-2 vaccine doses, according to the Washington Post.

Nature Papers Examine Molecular Program Differences Influencing Neural Cells, Population History of Polynesia

In Nature this week: changes in molecular program during embryonic development leads to different neural cell types, and more.