By Julia Karow

This story was originally published on August 5.

Roche plans to take "significant share" from the Sanger sequencing market as well as focus on specific applications, including medical ones, for its 454 technology, according to 454 Life Sciences' CEO.

In addition, with its partner IBM, the company is developing a successor technology that it estimates will take five to seven years to bring to market.

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A new analysis indicates that the Ebola virus behind the current West African outbreak is mutating at about the same rate as other Ebola viruses.

With the launch of Scott Kelly into space today, the study of him and his earthbound brother to disentangle the effects of life in space from the effects of genetics kicks off.

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