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NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Rosetta Genomics said today that the New York State Department of Health has given the company's miRview lung assay final approval for marketing in the state.

A week-long power grab in the state Senate has left in limbo the future of the bill, which would award up to $3 million in tax credits to early-stage biotech companies that promise to relocate to or expand within the Big Apple.

Researchers have treated an X-linked genetic disease affecting three babies in utero, Stat News reports.

The Associated Press reports that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is beefing up sequencing as a tool to investigate foodborne illnesses.

Researchers have sequenced samples from ancient toilets to study past eating habits and health, NPR reports.

In Nature this week: ash dieback disease fungal genome, and more.