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Venter Center Reorg Topped Most-Read GenomeWeb Daily News Stories Last Week

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - What are GenomeWeb News subscribers reading? Below are the five most-read articles for the five-day period ended Friday, April 13.
 
1. Venter Center Breaks Up TIGR and TCAG Into 10 Research Units, Shuffles Brass (from April 12)
  
2. Ciphergen Has 'Substantial Doubts' About Its Ability to Stay in Business; May Need to Raise Cash to Stay Afloat (from April 10)
 
3. Mount Sinai to Start Personalized Medicine Institute With $12.5M Seed Grant (from April 9)
 
4. Illumina to Shutter Connecticut Facility That Builds BeadXpress, Will Consolidate in San Diego (from April 11)
 
5. Qiagen to Buy eGene in $34M Cash and Stock Deal (from April 13)
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Genetic Risk Factors for Hypertension Can Help Identify Those at Risk for Cardiovascular Disease

Genetically predicted high blood pressure risk is also associated with increased cardiovascular disease risk, a new JAMA Cardiology study says.

Circulating Tumor DNA Linked to Post-Treatment Relapse in Breast Cancer

Post-treatment detection of circulating tumor DNA may identify breast cancer patients who are more likely to relapse, a new JCO Precision Oncology study finds.

Genetics Influence Level of Depression Tied to Trauma Exposure, Study Finds

Researchers examine the interplay of trauma, genetics, and major depressive disorder in JAMA Psychiatry.

UCLA Team Reports Cost-Effective Liquid Biopsy Approach for Cancer Detection

The researchers report in Nature Communications that their liquid biopsy approach has high specificity in detecting all- and early-stage cancers.