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Reveo's X Prize Bid 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, May 4.
 
1. Reveo Joins Genomics X Prize Race; Aims to Sequence Genome, Proteome, and Epigenome 'for Pennies in Minutes' (from May 3)
 
2. GE HealthCare Sells CodeLink Business to Applied Microarrays; GE Retains Non-Arrayed Activated Slides, Related Reagents (from May 4)
 
3. NCI, FDA, AACR Plan to Create Cancer Biomarker Guidelines (from April 30)
 
4. 454's Rothberg Targets the 'Personal Laboratory;' Startup RainDance Raises $23.7M (from May 2)
 
5. NIGMS Offering $1.6M for Genetics Studies Into 'Complex' Human Phenotypes (from April 30)
The Scan

Booster Push

New data shows a decline in SARS-CoV-2 vaccine efficacy over time, which the New York Times says Pfizer is using to argue its case for a booster, even as the lower efficacy remains high.

With Help from Mr. Fluffington, PurrhD

Cats could make good study animals for genetic research, the University of Missouri's Leslie Lyons tells the Atlantic.

Man Charged With Threatening to Harm Fauci, Collins

The Hill reports that Thomas Patrick Connally, Jr., was charged with making threats against federal officials.

Nature Papers Present Approach to Find Natural Products, Method to ID Cancer Driver Mutations, More

In Nature this week: combination of cryogenic electron microscopy with genome mining helps uncover natural products, driver mutations in cancer, and more.