Waters shares closed down nearly 13 percent for the trading week ended Tuesday after the company lowered its earnings projections for the third quarter, citing "slower than expected" sales growth. The company, which originally anticipated 8 percent year-over-year growth for the third quarter, said last Friday that it now expects only 3 percent year-over-year growth for the period (see story this issue). The company's shares fell 11.6 percent that day and never recovered.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

The London School of Economics' Daniele Fanelli argues at the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that the reproducibility crisis in science isn't as dire as some say.

A team of researchers in Portugal has examined the genomic basis for racing pigeons' athleticism and navigational skills, finding it's likely polygenic.

Wired reports that diagnostic firms continue to seek, post-Theranos, the ability to diagnose diseases from small amounts of blood.

In Science this week: analysis of DNA from ancient North Africans, and more.