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SNPTECH REPORTER SUBSCRIBERS: A Lighter 800-Pound Gorilla, Applied Biosystems Takes Aim at Genotyping

Applied Biosystems has crept onto the genotyping scene with a three-pillar strategy designed to take aim at market leaders Sequenom and Illumina. But a weak tool market has wounded the sequencing giant, even forcing it to issue a terse warning to investors that deteriorating business will hamstring top-line growth for the remainder of this fiscal year. How will ABI s strategy fare? Subscribe. (https://www.snptech.com/subscribe.htmtarget=_blank)

The Scan

US Booster Eligibility Decision

The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions.

Arizona Bill Before Judge

The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction.

Additional Genes

Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News.

Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification

In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.