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Nexus Copy Number 8.0

BioDiscovery has released Nexus Copy Number 8.0, the newest iteration of its copy number analysis software. The release features a new graphical user interface and a new tool called BAM reference builder for building reference files from normal controls or unrelated test samples; and lets users easily import BAM files to visualize and analyze copy number results as well as allelic imbalance events.

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Dropped Charges

The US Justice Department has dropped visa fraud charges against five Chinese researchers, according to the Wall Street Journal.

More Kids

The Associated Press says Moderna is expanding its SARS-CoV-2 vaccine study to included additional children and may include even younger children.

PNAS Papers on Rat Clues to Human Migration, Thyroid Cancer, PolyG-DS

In PNAS this week: ancient rat genome analysis gives hints to human migrations, WDR77 gene mutations in thyroid cancer, and more.

Purnell Choppin Dies

Purnell Choppin, a virologist who led the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has died at 91, according to the Washington Post.