NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – While the bacterial community makeup of two distant beaches was highly similar, researchers led by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution's Rebecca Gast found that there were also differences in diversity that may make one beach more resilient in the face of sewage contamination, as they reported in PLOS One yesterday.

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In Science this week: International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium publishes the bread wheat cultivar Chinese Spring reference genome, and more.

At his FDA Law Blog, Jeffrey Gibbs discusses FDA's technical assistance for the draft Diagnostic Accuracy and Innovation Act.

The New York Times reports that genetic testing has uncovered unfaithful penguins at a Utah aquarium.

Cancer researcher loses funding under new Wellcome Trust anti-bullying policies, the Guardian reports.

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