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Stock Market Downturn 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, Nov. 7.
1. Horrible Month for Stock Market is Even Worse for Life Science Tool Vendors (from Nov. 3)
2. Invitrogen, ABI to be Named Life Technologies Post-Merger (from Nov. 4)
3. WashU Scientists, Collaborators Use Whole-Genome Sequencing to Uncover New Cancer Mutations (from Nov. 5)
4. Lilly Hires PGx Consultancy Cabernet to Help Guide Drug Development (from Nov. 6)
5. Cepheid Acquires UK Diagnostics Distributor for $1.9M (from Nov. 3)
The Scan

Latent HIV Found in White Blood Cells of Individuals on Long-Term Treatments

Researchers in Nature Microbiology find HIV genetic material in monocyte white blood cells and in macrophages that differentiated from them in individuals on HIV-suppressive treatment.

Seagull Microbiome Altered by Microplastic Exposure

The overall diversity and the composition at gut microbiome sites appear to coincide with microplastic exposure and ingestion in two wild bird species, according to a new Nature Ecology and Evolution study.

Study Traces Bladder Cancer Risk Contributors in Organ Transplant Recipients

In eLife, genome and transcriptome sequencing reveal mutation signatures, recurrent somatic mutations, and risky virus sequences in bladder cancers occurring in transplant recipients.

Genes Linked to White-Tailed Jackrabbits' Winter Coat Color Change

Climate change, the researchers noted in Science, may lead to camouflage mismatch and increase predation of white-tailed jackrabbits.