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Sanger's Return of Five SOLiDs 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, Dec. 19.
1. Sanger Institute Returns Five SOLiDs to Life Technologies (from Dec. 15)
2. Agilent to Restructure, Cut 300 Temp Jobs and 500 Regular Positions (from Dec. 17)
3. Abbott Exercises Option to Buy Ibis for $215M (from Dec. 17)
4. FDA Cancer Drug Meeting Could Provide Insight into Agency's Rx/Dx Position (from Dec. 15)
5. Helicos to Raise $18.6M from Private Financing (from Dec. 19)
The Scan

Dropped Charges

The US Justice Department has dropped visa fraud charges against five Chinese researchers, according to the Wall Street Journal.

More Kids

The Associated Press says Moderna is expanding its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine study to included additional children and may include even younger children.

PNAS Papers on Rat Clues to Human Migration, Thyroid Cancer, PolyG-DS

In PNAS this week: ancient rat genome analysis gives hints to human migrations, WDR77 gene mutations in thyroid cancer, and more.

Purnell Choppin Dies

Purnell Choppin, a virologist who led the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has died at 91, according to the Washington Post.