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XDx Restructuring Topped Most-Read GenomeWeb Daily News Articles Last Week

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) - What are GenomeWeb Daily News subscribers reading? Below are the five most-read articles for the five-day period ended Friday, Nov. 28.
1. XDx to Restructure, Cut 25 Jobs (from Nov. 24)
2. Sequenom, Collaborators Demonstrate Efficacy of Non-Invasive Prenatal Monogenic Disease Test (from Nov. 25)
3. UK Firm Smiths Seeks to Enter MRSA Molecular Dx Market; Eyes Partnerships for LATE PCR Tech (from Nov. 26)
4. PerkinElmer Becomes Corporate Sponsor for EMBL (from Nov. 24)
5. All ABI Shareholders to Receive Cash and Stock in Invitrogen Merger (from Nov. 28)
The Scan

Harvard Team Report One-Time Base Editing Treatment for Motor Neuron Disease in Mice

A base-editing approach restored SMN levels and improved motor function in a mouse model of spinal muscular atrophy, a new Science paper reports.

International Team Examines History of North American Horses

Genetic and other analyses presented in Science find that horses spread to the northern Rockies and Great Plains by the first half of the 17th century.

New Study Examines Genetic Dominance Within UK Biobank

Researchers analyze instances of genetic dominance within UK Biobank data, as they report in Science.

Cell Signaling Pathway Identified as Metastasis Suppressor

A new study in Nature homes in on the STING pathway as a suppressor of metastasis in a mouse model of lung cancer.