NEW YORK, Nov. 18 (GenomeWeb News) - Tapestry Pharmaceuticals, formerlly known as NaPro BioTherapeutics, will close most of its genomics division by the end of next year, laying off around 20 people as it closes the division's facility and sells off or licenses out most of its assets, the firm said yesterday in a statement.

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