Shares in Third Wave Technologies declined 10 percent for the five-day trading period ended Tuesday. The firm filed a countersuit against Digene last week in a patent dispute over HPV molecular diagnostics (see related article).
Bruker BioSciences led the five firms in the BCW Index that gained ground for the week, rising 7.2 percent.

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US News & World Report writes that genetic testing of lung tumors can help identify treatments for patients.

A team of researchers plans to sample Loch Ness for environmental DNA, according to Newsweek.

The New York Times writes about the appearance of mosaicism in healthy people.

In PNAS this week: insecticide resistance patterns Anopheles gambiae mosquito, transcriptome patterns in Pseudomonas aeruginosa during infection, and more.