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Whatman's Possible Takeover 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, Jan. 11.
1. Whatman in Discussions for Possible Takeover (from Jan. 15)
2. Study Finds Weight Influenced by Thousands, Not Hundreds, of Genes (from Jan. 15)
3. Ventana Rejects Roche Acquisition Offer Again as Discussions Continue (from Jan. 17)
4. NIH Adds Details to New Public Access PubMed Policy (from Jan. 14)
5. Shares of Helicos Continue Rapid Rise (from Jan. 16)
The Scan

Gone, But Now Reconstructed SARS-CoV-2 Genomes

In a preprint, a researcher describes his recovery of viral sequences that had been removed from a common database.

Rare Heart Inflammation Warning

The Food and Drug Administration is adding a warning about links between a rare inflammatory heart condition and two SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, Reuters reports.

Sandwich Sampling

The New York Times sent tuna sandwiches for PCR analysis.

Nature Papers Describe Gut Viruses, New Format for Storing Quantitative Genomic Data, More

In Nature this week: catalog of DNA viruses of the human gut microbiome, new dense depth data dump format to store quantitative genomic data, and more.