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NHGRI Sequencing Grants Topped Most-Read GenomeWeb Daily News Articles 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, Aug. 8.
1. NHGRI Grants Support for 'Revolutionary' Sequencing for $1,000 Genome (from Aug. 5)
2. Qiagen Revenues up 61 Percent in Q2; Settles Litigation with Idaho Technology (from Aug. 4)
3. Illumina Files for Share Offering, Closes Avantome Acquisition (from Aug. 4)
4. Helicos' Q2 Grant Revenue Rises; Reagent Issues Affect Orders (from Aug. 6)
5. Stem Cell microRNA, Transcription Factor Interplay Uncovered (from Aug. 8)
The Scan

UK Funds to Stay Ahead of Variants

The UK has announced a further £29.3 million to stay on top of SARS-CoV-2 variants, the Guardian reports.

Push for Access

In a letter, researchers in India seek easier access to COVID-19 data, Science reports.

Not as Cold

Late-stage trial results are expected soon for an RNA-based vaccine that could help meet global demand as it does not require very cold storage, the New York Times writes.

Genome Research Papers on Microbes' Effects on Host Transfer RNA, Honeybee Evolution, Single-Cell Histones

In Genome Research this week: influence of microbes on transfer RNA patterns, evolutionary relationships of honeybees, and more.